2018

Below is a list of items that belong to ‘2018’. They are presented in reverse chronological order (most recent first). Each item has a Title and a synopsis. Click on an item’s Title to view more details about it. Click on “Older posts” button at the bottom of the page to view older items.


The Noongar Shakespeare Project – 11 Jul 2018

Yirra Yaakin will continue to translate Shakespeare’s Sonnets into the Noongar language and provide an innovative new learning platform for the understanding and appreciation of Noongar language, Shakespeare’s sonnets and culture. This project includes the creative development undertaken by the company, in partnership with Bell Shakespeare, in the translation and adaptation of Macbeth into the Noongar language. In 2018 the chosen sonnets will focus on women.
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Joondalup Boorungur – Exhibition by Sharyn Egan – 3-27 July 2018

Joondalup Boorungur an exhibition by Sharyn Egan / 3rd – 27th July / Free entry / As part of the 2018 NAIDOC week celebrations, Sharyn Egan has been commissioned to present Joondalup Boorungur, an exhibition conceived in response to the City’s art collection. Two of the City’s works, by Lindsay Harris and Sally Morgan, with others by Tjyllyungoo Lance Chadd, Richard Walley and Sharyn herself, are presented to share Noongar perspectives on the totemic relationships in our region.
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Watercolour Workshops – Jul to Sep 2018 with Renata Wright

Would you like to learn how to paint with watercolours? Do you have a favourite subject you’d like to paint, like landscapes, seascapes, flowers, animals, abstracts? Renata can teach you all of this and more. Her classes are suitable for painters of all levels and are fun, easy-to-follow, and value-for-money. Choose from One Day Workshop in Jul, Tuesday evenings, Saturday mornings, or Saturday afternoons over 7 weeks in Jul to Sep 2018. One Day Workshop $105 pp. 7 Weeks of Classes $210 (or $190 for ongoing students) plus equipment. Enrolment is essential.
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Artbank Roadshow – May 2019 – Calling Unrepresented Artists

The City of Joondalup is proud to announce that it has been selected by national arts organisation Artbank to be their Western Australian co-presenting partner for the Artbank Roadshow. Artbank is a Federal government initiative that supports Australian contemporary visual artists by collecting their work and loaning it to individuals, companies and governments, including diplomatic locations in seventy countries. The Artbank Roadshow team will visit the Joondalup Art Gallery in May 2019 to meet unrepresented artists and consider their work for acquisition.
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Drawing Workshop with Tanisha Burtnyk – 12 May 2018

Saturday 12 May 2018 | 2 – 4.30pm | $40 | Materials provided
Learn to draw Australian flora and play with abstracted forms to create a striking drawing. Tanisha will discuss and demonstrate various drawing techniques using pencils, graphite powder and some unexpected materials! No drawing experience required. Send an email to tanishaburtnyk@outlook.com to reserve a spot. Places are limited.
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‘Say It With Paint’ Exhibition 17-28 Apr 2018 Photo Gallery

Say It With Paint a Group Exhibition by Clare Yates, Carl Altmann & Mignon Smith / 17th – 28th April 2018 / A selection of artworks by Mignon Smith, Carl Altmann and Clare Yates showing a variety of approaches and subject matter with an emphasis on colour. Smith, Altmann and Yates have been friends for thirty years and frequently worked together before Mignon went to Queensland to live.
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Workshop Week at JAG 15-18 May 2018

Tuesday 15th to Friday 18th May 2018, Choice of four one-day workshops by well-known and award winning artists: Ros Blackburn (Acrylic Painting), Lesley le Grove (Handmade Paper Making), Jane (Life Drawing) and Brian Sanger (Use of Light in Photography) / Click to view details of included material, equipment, tea/coffee, and what to bring Cost: range from $15 to $30 per person
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‘Drawing the Line’ Fundraiser at JAG 22-25 May 2018

Tuesday 22nd to Thursday 24th May 2018, 10 am – 2 pm and Friday 25th May 2018, 10.30 am – 2.30 pm / This is for everyone, not just artists, bring family and friends! All materials supplied! Come and enjoy the friendly atmosphere at JAG! Sit in a group around a table, enjoy refreshments, have fun and enjoy creating one big artwork together. Relax, enjoy, create and spend quality time with friends and family. Explore line and tone, doodle, work with coloured markers, pens, oil pastels and charcoal, get into the zone, no pressure just pure fun and enjoyment. Some references will be provided should you need inspiration! Finish your artwork and we hang it on the wall! Cost: $20 per person
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‘Nature’s Palette’ Exhibition by Janine Koefoed – 1-11 May 2018

Nature’s Palette an exhibition by Janine Koefoed / 1st – 11th May / Free entry / Born in Tasmania to a Danish Migrant father and Irish convict descendant mother, Janine is a professional Artist with extensive Art experience and qualifications incorporating Watercolours, Oils, Fused glass, stained glass and porcelain . She has held many successful solo Exhibitions both in Perth and Tasmania .
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‘Say It With Paint’ by C. Yates, C. Altmann & M. Smith – 17-28 Apr 2018

Say It With Paint a Group Exhibition by Clare Yates, Carl Altmann & Mignon Smith / 17th – 28th Apri 2018 / Free Entry/ A selection of Artworks by Mignon Smith, Carl Altmann and Clare Yates showing a variety of approaches and subject matter with an emphasis on colour. The exhibition will be open to the public from 17th April until 28th April. Opening times…Tuesday to Friday 10.30 to 5.00 and Saturday and Sunday 1.00 to 5.00 / Smith Altmann and Yates have been friends for thirty years and frequently worked together before Mignon went to Queensland to live.
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‘Art in the Park’ Mar 2018 – Photo Gallery

The Joondalup Community Arts Association are running the Art in the Park still life, plein air drawing activity in Central Park, Joondalup during the Joondalup Festival. WHEN: Saturday 24th March 2-7pm & Sunday 25th March 2-7pm WHERE: Art easels and drawing tables will be set up beside the stream that runs through Joondalup’s Central Park COST: Free
To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Joondalup Festival, join us for a fun, family-friendly drawing session in the park! Members of the Joondalup Community Arts Association will be on site to demonstrate some basic drawing techniques to participants. All materials will be supplied and this event is free and open to all ages!
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Watercolour Workshops – Apr to Jun 2018 with Renata Wright

Would you like to learn how to paint with watercolours? Do you have a favourite subject you’d like to paint, like landscapes, seascapes, flowers, animals, abstracts? Renata can teach you all of this and more. Her classes are suitable for painters of all levels and are fun, easy-to-follow, and value-for-money. Choose from One Day Workshops, in Apr, Tuesday evenings, Saturday mornings, or Saturday afternoons over 7 weeks in May to Jun 2018. One Day Workshops $105 pp. 7 Weeks of Classes $210 (or $190 for ongoing students) plus equipment. Enrolment is essential.
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Joondalup Festival – Central Park – 23-25 Mar 2018

Friday 23 March (Preview), 5.00pm – 9.00pm
Saturday 24 March, 2.00pm – 10.00pm
Sunday 25 March, 2.00pm – 8.00pm
Central Park, Joondalup City Centre
Welcome to the 2018 Joondalup Festival.
The region’s largest cultural event enters its 20th year and fittingly the Festival theme Perform Create Reflect celebrates the proud history of the City of Joondalup, whilst encouraging the community to come together in a series of engaging cultural activities that offer opportunities to meet, exchange ideas and foster community spirit.
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