Arts & Culture

The Fremantle story magazine | Autumn 2017

This edition:  It is all about festival & events, with a season that runs through autumn into winter We chat with Kate Hulett about the amazing MANY 6160 and discuss the transition to a new Many 2.0 space on Adelaide Street Enjoy cooking the chili and lemon prawns recipe from Bottega chef, Jamie Galloway Celebrate the internationally reknowned street art in Freo (on walls) Explore the urban wanderlust in Freo's malls, arcades and piazzas  Discover eight foodie delights you need to try when you’re next in Freo Plus discount coupons, Instagram captures and much more Enjoy  Look out for our printed magazine at…

Mysore Morning Ashtanga

The Mysore - Morning Ashtanga yoga course is a four week course, Monday to Friday starting at 5.30am.  Traditionally Ashtanga yoga is practiced at sunrise, every day, with one day of rest, enabling the student to observe the fluctuation of the mind and body, and work towards finding balance within, and building strength to face the adversities of life. Practicing yoga daily offers the opportunity to explore yoga in its traditional form, access the benefits more deeply and maintain health and wellness. The student learns a set sequence of postures that form a personal practice, the teacher guides the student giving specialised instruction and adjustments. Suitable…

PS Upstairs

PS UPSTAIRS invites the public to the remodelled upstairs gallery for a show case of PS Art Space’s resident artists.A great opportunity to view the work of some of the port city's very own artists within the context of their workspace. Join us, it's free! OPENINGFriday 12 May, 6pmRSVP Essential to laure@psas.com.auEXHIBITION13 May - 3 JuneTue-Fri, 10am-4pm, Sat, 10am-2pmFeaturing works by Sarah McCloseky, Jennifer Garland, Emily McGuire, Anne McCaughey, Christian Sambrailo, Geoffrey Wake, Yvone Carrol, Jennifer Sulai, Laura Mitchell, Dierdre Bruhn, Karin Morris, Ursula Kieliger, John Stubley, Anya Brock, Francesca Gnagnarella, Hazem Awad and Jacinta Payne. 

The Gaslight Club

Fly By Night presents Freo’s newest Blues Club ‘for people with open minds’- The Gaslight Club! Named in honour of one of the most important venues in Perth in the 60s! Each and every Wednesday will be a new line up of blues artists, and when we say blues it includes African, Fado, Rembetika, Soul, Funk, Jazz etc... this will not be a club for purists! In an intimate and unique setting at the new Fly By Night Musicians Club in the Fly Trap, under the main stage at Victoria Hall. Check the website or Facebook for more details.

Sleep

A series of wildly creative and beautifully realised puppetry works inspired by the classic fairy tale, Sleeping Beauty, devised and performed by the final year Performance Making students at theWestern Australia Academy of Performing Arts. WAAPA Students will work with Spare Parts Puppet Theatre’s Associate Director, Michael Barlow. This magical show of edgy adult puppetry poses questions about suppressed sensuality, vengeance for social exclusion and the occasional murderous instinct! A night of strange figures, objects and dreams – go to Sleep. This show was developed as part of Spare Parts’ Tertiary Partnerships program.        

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YinjaaBarni Artists

Yinjaa-Barni artists from the Pilbara region of Western Australia tell the traditional stories of their homelands along the Fortescue River. Their paintings tell of the great Marrga or Creation era when the land was formed from the smoke of the Ancestors fires. They recognise and record the transformations of the Land as it goes from parched landscape to green bushland after torrential summer rainstorms. Abundant water forms creeks in the gorges, and the bush blossoms and the wildlife regenerates. The cycle repeats as the land dries out again in the long wait for the next rains. The artists carry the…

Whadjuk Heritage and Roundhouse Tour

Take the Nyoongar Heritage Tour with Whadjuk guide at Bathers Beach. Learn about traditional seasonal movements, bush tucker, separate roles of women and men, trading networks, dialects on Nyoongar language and the impact of settlement including the Roundhouse and Rottnest Island. The tour takes about an hour then debrief at a café nearby.  

Bush Jewellery

Explore your creative spirit with support from a Nyoongar artist to create your own piece of bush jewellery. These classes are designed to carefully craft a fine piece of jewellery out of bush nuts and or seeds. You may bring in your own treasures from the bush or use bush nuts already collected. You will learn how to carefully select the bush material then drill, decorate and prepare the nuts for use on jewellery.  All skill levels are encouraged. All welcome and all materials provided.

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Baba Lala Musical Playtime

Fremantle's most loved & vibrant early childhood music program is a joyous celebration of music, movement, rhythm & rhyme for children up to 5 years old. Created to nurture a strong connection between music, family, community & fun. For children up to 5 years old. Held at Penny Lanes Music Workshop, 1 Holdsworth St, Fremantle. Tues-Fri at 9am & again at 10am.  $15 - Pay as you go -additional siblings are half price, siblings under 12 months are free. All classes are casual, no need to book. Join anytime, come anytime.

Voyage to the Deep

Voyage into a mysterious and marvellous undersea world with multi award-winning and record-breaking exhibition Voyage to the Deep. Based on French author Jules Verne’s 1870 classic 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, the exhibition brings to life the deep-sea adventures of Captain Nemo, his legendary submarine Nautilus and the world of wonders he lived in. Release your inner aquanaut At the centre of this fantasy world: a giant replica Nautilus. Kids can climb aboard and discover the inner world of a deep-sea submarine. Take up the controls at the helm, peer through the periscope, crank the propeller, test out the bunks…

Warp

The Revelation Perth International Film Festival is one of the most exciting and respected independent cinema festivals in Australia. Celebrating its twentieth anniversary in 2017, Revelation is renowned for its thoughtful and provocative program, lively discussion sessions and passionate advocacy for Australian screen culture. FAC is delighted to partner with Revelation for the first time to present Warp. Bringing together eight leading and emerging artists from Victoria and WA, this exhibition of video works explores the way our increasingly screen-dominated lives are affecting our perception of reality and the way we interact and connect with others. Shifting ideas around intimacy…

Dreamscape Lower Primary Art Class

How can you capture a dream? What shape is it? What does it smell like?This term we will be exploring our dreams and creating a fantastical dreamscape in the Inkling studio. We will be writing poetry, painting and embroidering our dreams. We will install a fabulous floating dream city and create a short film.This 6 week course will work on developing creative skills in drawing, painting and sculpture.                                 CLASS INFORMATIONFor students in year 1 to 3For students interested in painting, making and creating imaginary worlds.6 week course starts 20 May90 minute workshopSaturdays @ 10.30 am to 12 pmTeacher: Samantha HughesFEES $155 for…

Wild Teens Art Class

Imagine you are Sir Joseph Banks seeing Australian flora and fauna as though for the first time, but instead of having to traverse the wilderness to find these creatures, we will bring them to you, here at Inkling. We will learn about, observe and document live Australian reptiles and insects through drawing, watercolour and collage. We will also use a variety of preserved specimens, such as birds and small mammals, for our investigations. 8 week course for school years 6 to 12. CLASS INFORMATIONFor students aged 12 to 16For students interested in the natural world, building art skills and learning advanced techniques.8 week course starts Saturday…

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