Exhibiting Opportunities

Information about exhibitions run by WAFTA either for members only or members and the public.

Altered States 2017: WAFTA Members’ Exhibition Challenge

The upcoming WAFTA members exhibition: Altered States 2017 will be held in the Perth Town Hall between September 15-25. A detailed announcement was emailed to members on March 8, 2017. Read more in the Altered States Flyer below or on WAFTA’s website. Registered WAFTA member exhibitors received their unique Mystery Bag at the March 28 meeting. Important Dates for your calendar Launch:  March 28…
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Wearable Art Mandurah 2017 – Tertiary Student Award Announcement

It’s official. Please spread the word about this award for tertiary students…… Wearable Art Mandurah is excited to announce the …….. Tertiary Student Award   Presented by the WA Fibre and Textile Association (WAFTA)  Click here for more details. $800 Cash Prize plus an annual WAFTA membership View the full list of categories and awards  

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WAFTA-Fibres West 2017 Scholarship Information

Here are the details of the long awaited WAFTA FibresWest Scholarship…. Established in 2015, the WAFTA Fibres West Scholarship Fund enables a deserving WAFTA member to attend the Fibres West 2017 residential week from July 2-8, 2017 at Muresk Institute. The successful recipient would….. be a financial member of WAFTA both at the time of applying and at the time of participation…
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Teachers act fast……Register Your Students Work for Display by July 29

Hurry to register your students by July 29 ……. The 2015 exhibition of Art 2 Wear will again showcase garments created by professional textile artists from across Australia. Register your interest through the PDF link above. In this tenth year of incorporating the exceptionally talented creations of local high school students we are delighted to be able to offer even more…
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twentyONE+ Opening Night

Congratulations were due all round when WAFTA’s juried exhibition twentyONE + opened at Spectrum Project Space on Friday 17. Photos may be viewed via this link. Professionally curated, three major works are placed around the spacious first viewing area. Further inside there is plenty to reflect on and some lovely surprises including Trudi Pollard’s interactive piece, Contemplation Cubby and Katrina Virgona’s beautifully…
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twentyONE+ is open for business

twentyONE+ is open for business and it is not to be missed! Congratulations to the Artists and Team-behind-the-scene for what is a very special 21st birthday celebration for WAFTA. A great night was shared with old friends and new, and the gallery had a real buzz. Tuesday – Sunday 10 – 5pm until July 7 Saturday 12 – 5pm Spectrum Project Space,…
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Entries are now open for the TwentyONE+ exhibition

View this email in your browser Entries are now open for the Wafta juried textile exhibition It’s time!    Entries opened for twentyONE+ on 1st January and will close on 1stMarch. To enter you will need to complete an online application form, pay your fee, submit photos of your work and compose your artists statement. For payment by EFT, click below: http://waftatwentyoneplus.com.au/index.php/entry-form/entry-form-eft/ For payment via Paypal, use this…
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Entries will be opening soon for WAFTA’s juried exhibition twentyONE+

Entering a juried exhibition can be a daunting prospect…..what if there are too many works to hang  in the gallery and my work is rejected!   WAFTA wants everyone’s work to be seen, so will be holding a – a second exhibition –  so all pieces entered will be exhibited.   The ‘Salon de Refuses’ will be held in August 2016. You still…
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TWENTYONE+ : A Juried Exhibition : Entry

OUR INVITATION TO YOU To celebrate the first twenty-one years of WAFTA our JURIED Exhibition invites artists from the WAFTA community, and non members, to explore and celebrate the emotionally evocative, tactile, sculptural and sensory qualities of fibre and textiles in the 21st century. Entrants will be asked to push their practice to expand their engagement with the medium. The…
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