The Life Around
Apr
18
to Jun 8

The Life Around

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Curated by Greg Sikich

Ian Williams and Ellen Norrish explore virtual landscapes and the complexities of being present in a technological environment for The Life Around. The exhibition showcases the distinct paintings styles of the two emerging artists as they establish a reflective space in-between two realities.

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In Focus
Apr
18
to Jun 8

In Focus

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Presented by DADAA

For the past decade, the annual In Focus exhibition at MJAC has featured artists from DADAA workshops connected to its Midland hub. This is an inclusive exhibition where the artists select one of their best works to present.

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Experiencing Time
Apr
18
to Jun 8

Experiencing Time

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ARTIST IN FOCUS

ANNE WILLIAMS

Hand stitching can bring a gentle respite in a world where the increasing acceleration of daily life often threatens to overwhelm. Williams is conducting an investigation into how we experience the quality of time through hand stitching - working with daily, weekly and yearly rhythms.

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Multa Plenty
Jun
21
to Aug 10

Multa Plenty

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ARTIST IN FOCUS

DEBORAH RALPH-KAFARELA

Taking a pragmatic social art approach, Ralph-Kafarela recognises our abundance, emphasising that there is more than enough to go around. Working to challenge cultural values and address equality and displacement, Deborah will work with the Midland community to develop works that explore inclusion.

Deborah Ralph-Kafarela is calling for donations of sleeping bags, doonas, blankets and other essential items as part of her upcoming artist in focus . FIND OUT MORE>

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Hypervision
Jul
6
to Aug 10

Hypervision

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Presented by CITY OF SWAN

The region’s youth showcase their talent, presenting a diverse range of two and three-dimensional works via film, traditional and experimental media for this annual show.

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Wildflower State
Aug
25
to Oct 12

Wildflower State

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PART OF THE WHAT ON EARTH PROJECT

Curated by Tony Jones, Angela McHarrie and Jude van der Merwe

There are more than 12,000 different types of wildflowers listed in the flora catalogue for Western Australia, over 60% of which are found nowhere else in the world. The State’s geographical isolation, its climate and pollinators all play a part in this diversity. Invited artists with varied backgrounds and approaches have created works on paper in praise of Australian flora.

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Lush Valley
Aug
25
to Oct 12

Lush Valley

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PART OF THE WHAT ON EARTH PROJECT

Curated by Greg Sikich

The City of Swan Collection contains a range of works that explore the fertile landscape of the Swan Valley. Discover the food story of the Eastern Region through a selection of Collection works that celebrate the agricultural bounty of the region.

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Elements Form
Oct
25
to Dec 14

Elements Form

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SUSAN ECKER

Seeking iconographic descriptions of Western Australia, Ecker concentrates on enduring elements - the land, rock formation, the river. Her work explores, extracts and reconstructs those elements to evoke memory and to confirm that images strongly present are, at once, real and abstract.

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Made Here by Hand
Oct
25
to Dec 14

Made Here by Hand

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POP-UP SHOP

Midland Junction Arts Centre provides a suite of workshops throughout the year. From ceramics, printmaking, oil painting, weaving and much more. Community participation continues to grow and creative skills encouraged. This year, enjoy a curated selection of top quality artwork by workshop participants.

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Danjoo - Interwoven
Feb
15
to Apr 6

Danjoo - Interwoven

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Curated by Wadandi/Minang/Koreng Bibbulmun artist Lea Taylor and Greg Sikich

Danjoo - Interwoven celebrates local Aboriginal culture, Country, language and visual arts practice in Western Australia, proudly presenting new and recent artworks by eighteen Aboriginal artists from or now residing in the south west corner of the state. Danjoo – meaning together in Bibbulmun Noongar language reflects the bringing together of established, mid-career and emerging Aboriginal artists working in diverse art forms, presenting artworks that speak of local Aboriginal culture and contemporary, personal, social and political issues.

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Wallka-yong-a Kaardijin - To Share Knowledge
Feb
15
to Apr 6

Wallka-yong-a Kaardijin - To Share Knowledge

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In conjunction with Danjoo - Interwoven, artworks made by Moorditj Noongar Community College children and participants of recent weaving workshops with Bibbulmun artist Lea Taylor will be showcased. Visitors are invited to enjoy a soundscape of Bibbulmun words while taking part in the interactive weaving space.

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