Exhibiting Opportunities

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

Altered States Exhibition 2017: Artist Talks September 21

Altered States Exhibition 2017 September 16-23 – Perth Town Hall ALTERED STATES 2017 an exhibition by members of WAFTA: Artist Talks – Thursday September 21 From the initial ‘shock, horror’ of finding what was in their bags of re-cycled textiles to re-use. Sixty three artists took up the challenge to ‘use a little or a lot of everything in the bag’…
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Altered States 2017 Exhibition: Opening Night

Guest Speaker: Perth Artist Mikaela Castledine It was a wonderful opening to the Exhibition with WAFTA exhibitors, family, friends and guests celebrating the diverse achievements of 63 of its members in a unique exhibition challenge. While guests enjoyed WAFTA’s hospitality, they viewed a beautifully displayed exhibition of ‘amazing and disparate’ art works, superbly curated by ‘superwoman’ Martien van Zuilen and her curating team; shared…
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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 16-23. A detailed announcement was emailed to members on March 8, 2017. Read more in the Altered States Flyer below or Read more about How to Use the Materials, How to Use the Social Media, Studio Days, Key Dates, Exhibition and Insurance details on WAFTA’s website….
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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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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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