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Wildflower State


  • Midland Junction Arts Centre | West & East Gallery 276 Great Eastern Highway Midland, WA, 6056 Australia (map)
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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.

OPENING SUN 25 AUG 11AM - 3PM

VIEWING WED TO FRI 10AM - 5PM, SAT 11AM - 3PM

Image: Sydney Parkinson (artist), John Frederick Miller (painter), Gabriel Smith (engraver), Banksia Serrata (detail), 1773, watercolour on paper

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