Here’s a list of all our events (which could not be classified as exhibitions or workshops). Those in the future at the top and past ones at the bottom. Click on “read more →” for more details.

JCAA Christmas Art Market 29 Nov - 15 Dec 2017

Open Hours: Tuesday – Thursday 10am – 2pm Fridays 10:30am -2:30pm and6pm -9pm during Twilight Markets The JCAA Members Christmas Art Market will be held again this year from Wednesday 29 November – Friday 15th of December. Many excellent artists … read more →

Printmaking Workshop with Anne Muller

When: Friday 29th September, 10:30am Cost: $10 per person, includes refreshments and a light lunch What to bring: A simple drawing no bigger than A5, as well as a few sheets of A4 cartridge paper to print on. All other … read more →

Winners of JCAA Members Selection Exhibition of Aug 2017

Congratulations to the following winners in the JCAA Members Selection Exhibition: Jennifer Sadler – Technical Excellence Gail Leidich – Painting Colin Drummond – Mixed Media Brian Sanger – Digital and Photomedia Julia Andrijasevich – Sculpture We look forward to seeing … read more →

Guided Tour of City of Joondalup Art Collection

Where: Meet in the City of Joondalup reception (90 Boas Avenue, Joondalup) When: 2.45pm for a 3pm start, Friday 27 Oct 2017 Cost: Free Did you know that there are over 200 original artworks hanging in the City of Joondalup … read more →

JCAA Member's Selection Exhibition Call-out

Entries are now open to gallery members for our JCAA Selection Exhibition. Applications close 2pm on Thursday 20th July. We look forward to seeing your work! Entry fee: $15 Entry Closes: Thursday 20th July, 2pm Drop off: Friday 28th July, … read more →

Charmaine Cole Exhibition - NAIDOC July 2017

When: 3-28 July 2017 Viewing Hours: Tue-Fri from 10am to 2pm Charmaine Cole is a local artist and resident of Marangaroo who exhibited as part of the 2015 NAIDOC week exhibition Ngatha Ni2. The City of Joondalup is pleased to … read more →

Capriccio! - Exhibition by Ryck Rudd - June 2017

Ryck Rudd Capriccio! 9 – 22 June 2017, Tue-Fri 10am-2pm Official Opening: Friday 9 June from 6.30-9pm Register to attend Workshops: Sunday 18 June (am and pm) Register to attend Artist Talk: Friday 16 June, 10am – 12noon Register to … read more →

Art Demonstration by Jacksons - 28 Apr 2017 from 10am

When: Friday 28th April, 10am for 10:30 start Where: Joondalup Art Gallery Cost: $10 per person, includes tea and a light lunch Join us as a representative from Jacksons Drawing demonstrates the use of Inktense pencils and blocks, on wood, … read more →

End of Month Artist Talk - Elle Campbell Art - 31 Mar 2017

We regret to advise that this event has been CANCELLED. Apologies for any inconvenience. When: Friday 31st March, 10am for 10:30 start Where: Joondalup Art Gallery Cost: $10 per person, includes tea and a light lunch As Elle Campbell’s successful … read more →

Twilight Lantern Parade - JAG's Entry for 2017

The City of Joondalup‘s Twilight Lantern Parade will be held on Saturday 1st April, and this year the parade is taking its inspiration from the sky, with the theme “head in the clouds”. Community groups have been invited to take inspiration from the funny … read more →

Artists Talk on the Art of Tattoos - 24 Feb 2017 from 10am

JCAA MEMBERS AND GUESTS ALL WELCOME WHAT: Talk on the Art of Tattoo’s by tattoo artists Ned and Keean WHEN: Friday 24th February 2017, 10 am for 10.30 WHERE: Joondalup Art Gallery Cost $10.00 per person, includes tea, and a … read more →

‘Meet and Greet’ Morning Tea with Katie Gordon - 3 Feb 10.30am

Friday 3rd February at 10.30 am The JCAA invites all members to come in and meet Katie Gordon our new Gallery Coordinator. Come in, have a chat and a cup of tea/ coffee to get the year started. read more →

Butterflies, Insects & All Things That Fly! - 31 Jan to 17 Feb

COME IN, HAVE FUN AND CREATE YOUR OWN FLYING CREATURE!!! $10.00 per person materials supplied! Exhibit your creation! Tuesday 31st January – Friday 17th February during gallery hours 10 am – 2 pm. ALL WELCOME, MEMBERS AND NON-MEMBERS! Come and … read more →

Morning Tea and Artist Talk - 28 Oct 2016 at 10am

When: 28 October at 10am Cost: $5 We will be having a morning tea at the gallery on the 28th October, starting from 10am. Some artists featured in the current GlobalHeart exhibition will be here to discuss their work. Tea … read more →

Congratulations Brian Sanger - Winner of JCAA Art Award 2016

Congratulations to Brian Sanger, the winner of the 2016 JCAA Art Award! The judges noted that the work was, “creative, innovative, imaginative, technically sophisticated…a cohesive, interesting and contemporary body of work.” Well done and well deserved! Special mention also to … read more →

JCAA call out for Christmas Markets 30 Nov - 16 Dec 2016

The JCAA Members Christmas Art Market will be held again this year from Wednesday 30 November – Friday 16th of December. As in the past, members may hire a one meter space from hanging rail to floor, or a table, … read more →

JCAA call out for entry to Kaleidoscope - Oct-Nov 2016

The JCAA has a unique opportunity to take part in the Kaleidoscope (Festival of Light) to be held from Thursday 10th – Sunday 13 of November during the evenings. This will be held in the car park in front of … read more →

JCAA Annual General Meeting - 16 Nov at 7pm

Dear JCAA Member, Notice is given that the Annual General Meeting of the members of the Joondalup Community Arts Association will be held on Wednesday 16th November at 7pm at the Joondalup Art Gallery. Click here to view the agenda … read more →

Mandy Bamford Guest Talk - 30 Sep 2016

When: 30 September at 10am Cost: $5 Mandy Bamford will give a talk on the indigenous wild flowers and related wildlife. She has a deep interest in our environment and is very knowledgeable on this subject. Accompanying her talk is … read more →

Springtime Flora Exhibition - 20-30 Sep 2016

When: 20 – 30 September Bushwalks + Exhibition + Artists in Residence Cost: $20 for JCAA Members / $25 for non-members (covers all three parts) We will be celebrating Spring in style: with an exhibition accompanied by a bushwalk around … read more →

Guided Tour of City of Joondalup's Art Collection - 19 Aug 2016

Note: This event takes place in the City of Joondalup offices followed by a light lunch at JAG Where: Meet in the City of Joondalup reception (90 Boas Avenue, Joondalup) When: 10am – 12noon Friday, 19 August 2016 Did you … read more →

JCAA Members Selection Exhibition - 1-19 Aug 2016

UPDATE: CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS: Brian Sanger (digital and photomedia) Jane Armstrong (technical excellence) Joanna Webber (painting) Sheila Ayling (sculpture) Lesley Le Grove (mixed media)   Highly Commended: Val Cave We look forward to seeing more of their beautiful work … read more →

Community Art Exhibition - Morning Tea - 21 Jun

When: 21 Jun Time: TBA Venue: JAG 4/48 Central Walk Joondalup (see map at bottom of this page) The City of Joondalup‘s 2016 Community Art Exhibition is happening from 12 to 25 June at the Myer Centre Court at Lakeside … read more →

JAG Gallery Maintenance - 2-6 May

Our much-loved and much-used JAG is getting an overhaul, courtesy of the City Of Joondalup. COJ are kindly fixing our walls and floors. We will be closed from the 2nd – 6th May. read more →

Artist Talk - Lorraine Corker - 29 Apr

When: 29th April, 10am – 12pm As part of her solo exhibition, Lorraine Corker will also be giving an artist talk about her artistic process with regards to her solo exhibition, from concept to creation. Please register for catering purposes … read more →

THROUGH THE LENS - Photographic Exhibition - 6-15 Apr

‘THROUGH THE LENS’ PHOTOGRAPHIC EXHIBITION DATES OF EXHIBITION: Wednesday 6th – Friday 15th April 2016 This is an invitation to all professional and amateur photographers! Don’t miss this opportunity to exhibit your favourite photographs at the Joondalup Art Gallery (JAG). … read more →

Twilight Lantern Parade - 19 Mar

JAG and JCAA will be taking part in the Twilight Lantern Parade this year on March 19th, in conjunction with the Endeavour Theatre Company. If you are interested in volunteering, please let us know! This is all part of the … read more →

February Artist Talk & Light Lunch - 19 Feb 2016

Friday 19 February 10am – 12.30pm Ally Burrows who is having her first solo exhibition at JAG (15-19 Feb) will discuss her creative journey and how immersing herself in her painting has helped her through some very challenging times. The … read more →

Bush and Beach Experience - Jan & Feb 2016

JOIN THE JCAA BUSH AND BEACH EXPERIENCE – FEBRUARY 2016 BE INSPIRED! Start 2016 with guided tours through peaceful natural spaces, breath in the fresh air, explore nature and be inspired. This initiative is open to all interested parties. Artists … read more →

Office Closed 19 Dec to 1 Feb

The gallery’s office will be closing on Friday 18th December (9pm after the Twilight Market) and will reopen on Tuesday 2nd February 2016 (Tue-Fri 10am-2pm). Many Thanks for your support throughout 2015. We look forward to seeing you again next … read more →

Christmas Tea - 18 Dec from 10am

Join us in the gallery for an informal celebration tea and chat bringing to an end a successful year in the gallery. read more →

JCAA Christmas Art Market & Exhibition 2-18 Dec 2015

Open Tuesday – Friday 10am – 2pm and Friday 4, 11 and 18 Dec 6 – 9pm Free Entry Come and enjoy the Christmas spirit at JAG Gallery during the JCAA members Christmas Art Market & Exhibition. The work of … read more →

Artist Talk, Book Launch & Light Lunch - 27 Nov

Albie Herbert, well known award winning WA sculptor will give a talk on ceramics, his work and the book on his ceramic sculptures which has just been published. His book will be available to purchase at the talk. Time: 10 … read more →

October Talk & Light Lunch - 30 Oct 2015

TIME: 10am – 12pm Cissi Tsang will discuss her art practice and the technology she uses to create her amazing digital artworks. Members and friends are invited to register for catering purposes. Please register via email or phone 9300 … read more →

JCAA Members Art Award Exhibition 22-30 Oct 2015

22 to 30 October 2015 OPEN : Tuesday – Friday 10am – 2pm OFFICIAL OPENING AND AWARDS: Friday 23 October at 6.30pm All Welcome The following five artists who won their categories in the JCAA Selection Exhibition in August will … read more →

Guided Tour of Black Swan Portraiture Exhibition 28 Sep 2015

If you that have signed up for the guided tour of the “Black Swan” Portraiture Exhibition by Carl Altmann on Monday 28th September and would like to travel in a group by train please meet at the Joondalup train station … read more →

Morning Tea & Artist Talk with Brian Sanger

Friday 25 September 2015 Starts at 10am Price: $5 per person Brian Sanger will be giving a talk relating to his Photoshop process and the production of his unique, colourful and imaginative artworks. Some of his artworks will be on … read more →

JCAA Members Selection Exhibition - Expressions of Interest

The JCAA Members Selection Exhibition has been introduced to encourage artists to challenge their artistic practice, to play, take risks, and explore new ideas, media and processes in both two and three dimensional works. Five artists will be selected from … read more →

Pascale Doumerc on Porcelain - talk + light lunch - 24 Jul

End of Month Friday – Morning talk/demonstration and light lunch Friday 24th July 10 am – 12 pm $10.00 per person Don’t miss this exciting talk and diaporama (‘French word for slideshow’) by Pascale Doumerc, porcelain painter and lecturer from France. … read more →

Curator's Talk - Charmaine Green - 3 Jul

Curator’s talk by Charmaine Green 3rd July 10 am Free Entry Come along to an intimate talk with Charmaine Green, the curator of the “Ngatha Ni2” Exhibition. Last minute update: Our friends at the City of Joondalup who are sponsoring both … read more →

JCAA Winter Art Jaunt - 18 Jul - to Gomboc Gallery

City of Joondalup LogoSaturday 18 July Departs 9am and Returns at 3pm from/to Neil Hawkins Park on Boas Avenue Joondalup We hope you can join us for the JCAA’s winter art excursion to the Gomboc Gallery Sculpture Park. Located on James Road, Middle … read more →

My India - Jane Graham talks about her exhibition 29 May

Jane Graham gave a talk about her exhibition called My India on 29 May 2015. “I was having a snack one day in a roadside cafe in India, dreaming about having my own art gallery one day. A cheery vegetable … read more →

Artists in Residence generate great Atmosphere

ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE Great fun, great creativity and good, interesting conversations are taking place at the “Artists in Residence” currently running this week in the Joondalup Art Gallery. If you have time pay us a visit and see artists at … read more →

Rebecca Jensen - Artist Talk - 26 Jun

Friday 26 June 10am for a 10.30 start Join us for an informal interactive talk with Rebecca. She will discuss her inspirations and her solo exhibition entitled “MĚI” which will be running concurrently. Stay for light refreshments afterwards and catch … read more →

Jane Graham talks about "My India" - 29 May

JANE GRAHAM Talks about her exhibition “My India” Friday 29th May followed by a light lunch. COST : $10.00 per person For catering purposes, please register via email or phone 9300 3088 between 10 and 2 pm Tuesday – … read more →

Joondalup Festival Twilight Lantern Parade - 28 Mar 2015

Please enjoy these images and videos of the JCAA’s entry in the Joondalup Festival Twilight Lantern Parade held on the evening of 28 March 2015: What a magical night last night. Thanks again to our wonderful JCAA and community volunteers, … read more →

Join the Conversation

YOU ARE INVITED TO JOIN THE CONVERSATION Between the Peter Cowan Writers’ Centre and the Joondalup Community Arts Association. WRITERS Write no more than one A4 page (14 pt) of exciting dialogue or poetry and submit together with a $5.00 … read more →

Puppets and Puppetry - Leon Hendroff talk - 24 Apr

Puppets and Puppetrya talk and presentation by Leon Hendroff well-known puppeteer and puppet maker Friday 24 April 10 am for 10.30 – 12 midday. $15.00 per person including a tea/ light lunch after the presentation. $10.00 for tea/talk only. For … read more →

Carl Altmann - Guidelines to Judging Artworks 27 Mar

CARL ALTMANN GUIDELINES TO JUDGING ARTWORKS Friday 27th March 2015 10 for 10.30am followed by a light lunch. COST : $10.00 per person For catering purposes, please register via email or phone 9300 3088 between 10 and 2 pm … read more →

Jaime Lee Major - Artist Talk - 16 Mar

City of Joondalup LogoMonday 16 March 10am to 12 noon The Urban Couture 2015 Ambassador Jaime Lee Major will give an artist talk at Joondalup Art Gallery to provide support and advice to current students and community members interested in fashion. Jaime Lee … read more →

Urban Couture - Getting Social - 8 Mar

City of Joondalup Logowith Emma Bergmeier-Varian and Claire Mueller Sunday 8 March 10am to 12 noon NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOW FULLY BOOKED This event is part of Urban Couture 2015 sponsored by the City of Joondalup. Master the ins and outs of the ever-evolving … read more →

End of Month Talk/Presentation 27 Feb

Date: Friday 27th February 10 am – 12.30 pm Cost: $10.00 to include talk and light summer lunch. Speaker: Kieran Stewart Kieran Stewart is one of the artists participating in Urban Couture 2015, an exhibition being held at JAG during … read more →

Drawing Inspirations - 3-13 Feb

Places are limited to ten artists at a time so please register your interest. The gallery will also be open on Thursday 5th and Wednesday 11th February from 6.30 – 9 pm for those of you who work but would … read more →

COPIC Marker Demo and Light Lunch - 31 Oct

FRIDAY 31 October 10 am – 12.30 Veronica Ong will be giving a demonstration and talk on the use of COPIC markers. Veronica has a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree from UWA and has been working with COPIC markers for … read more →

End of month Demonstration and Light Summer Lunch 28 Nov

Friday 28th November 10 am – 1 pm Members $10.00 Non- Members $15.00 This month end acrylic artist Jud House will be demonstrating different methods of applying acrylic paints, focusing mainly on creating textural backgrounds. Jud has a unique way … read more →

JCAA Annual General Meeting - 8 Oct 2014

This notice serves to inform you that the Annual General Meeting for the Joondalup Community Arts Association will be held on Wednesday 8th October – 6.30 for 7 pm. We are inviting all members and other interested parties to attend. … read more →

Artist Talk - 18 July

Deborah Bonar Date: Friday 18th July Time: 10 am. Perth – based artist and JCAA member Deborah Bonar will facilitate an artist talk at the Joondalup Art Gallery and speak about her unique and easily identified personal style, painting with … read more →

The Black and White Exhibition - 17-28 June - Expressions of Interest

THE BLACK AND WHITE EXHIBITION Expressions of Interest Date: Tuesday 17th June – Saturday 28th June Time: Tuesday – Friday 10 am – 2 pm. Opening: Wednesday 18th June – 7 pm Opening is now on: Thursday 19th June – 7 … read more →

Under the Bed 3-14 June - Invitations

UNDER THE BED EXHIBITION DATE: Tuesday 3rd – Saturday 14th June TIME: Tuesday – Friday 10 am – 2 pm You are invited to take part in a fairly low cost opportunity to exhibit your unsold work. Limited spaces available. … read more →

Printmaking Demo 30 May

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Special Morning Tea 28 Feb 10am

FRIDAY 28 FEBRUARY 10 am This is the last Friday of the month and we will be holding our member’s tea. We are inviting all members to attend. We will be discussing the possibility of forming a JCAA sub-committee which … read more →

Artists in Residence 4-7 March

ARTISTS IN RESIDENCE 4-7 March 2014 Free Entry for the public (except for the demonstrations) Artists are invited to register their interest in advance to participate in our week long Artists in Residence event. Contact us (email to or call us … read more →

JCAA Members Christmas Art Market 2013

4th – 20th December Open Daytime: 10am-2pm Tue to Fri Open Evenings: 6-9pm Thu, Fri and Sat (only Dec 7, 12, 13, 14, 19, 20) Official Opening: Friday 6 Dec at 7pm by the Troy Pickard, mayor of Joondalup. All … read more →

End of year Christmas Tea - 29 Nov

End of year Christmas Tea for JCAA members and friends The November end of month Friday tea will be a Christmas social tea. Members and guests are welcome and anybody interested in joining the JCAA and meeting members. 29th November … read more →


All members are invited and encouraged to attend our Annual General Meeting for 2013. When: 10 October at 7pm Where: Joondalup Art Gallery (JAG) 4/48 Central Walk Joondalup Click here for the Agenda (which includes an annual report). All positions … read more →

New name and logo design competition for gallery

The rumours are true! The gallery’s name is changing! The JCAA is pleased to announce that our exhibition space and workshop (currently known as the blend(er) gallery) is about to be renamed. From October 2013 it will be called the: … read more →

Morning Tea with Michael Tucak - 30 Aug

FRIDAY MORNING TEA AND TALK Friday 30th August 10 am – noon Michael Tucak, a Principal of law firm creative|legal, will be giving a talk on Copyright and Plagiarism. $5 ENTRY FEE All welcome, members and guests. THIS IS A TALK NOT … read more →

Morning Tea with Renata and Harry - 27 Sep

Renata Wright and Harry Davis will discuss their exhibition, inspirations and concepts. All are welcome to attend this interesting presentation, meet the artists, find out more about their art practice and enter into related discussions Cost: Gold Coin Donation. read more →

Morning Tea with Alex Maciver - 30 Aug - NEW SPEAKER

FRIDAY MORNING TEA AND TALK Note: We have a new speaker: Michael Tucak from the law firm creative|legal. Friday 30th August 10 am – noon The original speaker, Alex Maciver, is no longer available but we’ve found a superb replacement … read more →

Sonnets and Songs - 9 July

Sonnets and Songs 6.30pm, Tuesday 9 July Join special guests Kyle Morrison and Clint Bracknell for an evening performance featuring Shakespeare’s sonnets in Noongar, followed by the soulful vocals of the very talented Clint Bracknell. Please register for this FREE … read more →

Artist Talk - Friday 26 April 2013

EVENT:                     JCAA FRIDAY MORNING TEA DATE/ TIME:            26th APRIL 10 AM – 12 PM. GUEST SPEAKER:     ALEX MACIVER, VISUAL ARTS OFFICER AT THE CITY OF JOONDALUP TOPIC:                     VISUAL ARTS IN THE CITY OF JOONDALUP You are invited to attend an … read more →

Christmas Extravaganza 28th November to 21st December

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Monthly Morning Tea September 28th

 September 28th Friday Morning Tea: Anybody interested in “Totems” and would like to be involved with a JCAA collaborative artwork be sure to attend the tea!!! Please bring idea’s and do a little investigation on Totems if possible. It should … read more →

Artist in Residence

Following on from the  level of interest shown in our recent Artist in Residence week we will be offering our artists another opportunity to participate in our Artists in Residence initiative. The dates are as follow: Wednesday 1st to Saturday … read more →

NAIDOC 2 - 29 July

City of Joondalup NAIDOC Celebrations 2012 2 – 29 July Celebrating Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander history and culture. The Lake that Glistens– Exhibition Opening:                    Monday 2 July, 2012 Exhibition Dates:      Tuesday 3 July – 29 July Exhibition Times: … read more →

Artist Talks

The artists talks are well worth attending. Each artist gives an insight into their art practice, their personal experiences and is available to answer questions from the floor. These development talks are a joint initiative between the City of Joondalup … read more →

Informal Talk by Dr Perdita Phillips - 27 April

Join us at 10am for morning tea on 27 April when Dr. Perdita Phillips will give an informal talk related to her practice and what she is working on. Members can “take part in sound art walks if they wish” … read more →

Members Informal Meeting with the Board 10 April 2012

The JCAA‘s Executive Committee invite all members to attend a meeting on Tuesday 10 April at 7pm at the blend(er) Gallery. It is an informal meeting and we hope members will voice opinions and suggestions that will help us in … read more →

A talk and presentation by Lorelie Smit - 2 March 2012

2 March 2012 Lorelie Smit’s talk on her workshop “Re-Find”, which addresses the ways of re-inventing or recycling your favourite clothes, will be held next week on Friday 2nd of March at 10 am. This will be followed by a … read more →

Monthly JCAA Morning Tea and Coffee

Last Friday of each month – JCAA’s monthly tea and coffee. Join us between 10am and noon on the last Friday of each month for tea and coffee at the blend(er) gallery and workshop. Meet fellow artists, make new friends, … read more →