Australia’s South West annually hosts anything from world-class events attracting internationally-renowned chefs, surfers and musicians to excellent farmers’ market and craft fairs celebrating local produce and talent. The following list of events will provide an excellent indication of the variety of events. For more information, connect with a local visitor centre during your stay.
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The Bunbury Biennale is a juried exhibition which brings together works by contemporary artists from across Western Australia. Featuring some of the state’s most respected visual arts practitioners, alongside emerging and mid-career artists it is a chance for regional audiences to experience the diversity of contemporary arts practice in the west.
This year, the 13th Bunbury Biennale continues to celebrate the diverse identities of WA based artists and showcases contemporary visual arts practice across a range of media, from sculpture and installation to painting, drawing and printmaking.
The Bunbury Biennale was initiated by the City of Bunbury Arty Collection Committee in 1993 – it is the second oldest Biennale event in Australia. It was created in order to expand and diversify the existing city of Bunbury Art Collection which is the largest public art collection in the state, outside of the Art Gallery of Western Australia.
2017 exhibiting artists:
Amanda Alderson - Tom Blake - Christophe Canato - David Carson - Jacky Cheng - Olga Cironis - Jennifer Cochrane - Julie Cox - Mel Dare - Moira de la Hunty - Tom de Munk Kerkmeer - Donna Fortescue - Indra Geidans - Michele Grimston - Lee Harrop - Pablo Hughes - Elisa Markes-Young - Marpole - Jarrad Martyn - Tommy May - Clyde McGill - Angela McHarrie - Britt Mikkelsen - Ron Nyisztor - Pixles and Fibre - Nada Rawlins - Helen Seiver - John Prince Siddon - Sergio Tampalini - Mark Tweedie - Tony Windberg - Gera Woltjer
08 Jul 2017 10:00 AM
10 Sep 2017 16:00 PM