Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa and Pavan Kumar Hari. image credit Daniel J Grant.jpg Sukhjit Kaur Khalsa and Pavan Kumar Hari. image credit Daniel J Grant.jpg
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Cream of the crop 2019

Which shows were Seesaw writers’ favourites this year? What were the highlights and lowlights for the arts in WA? And which artists will our contributors be looking out for in 2020? As 2019 draws to a close, Seesaw writers reflect on the year that was and the year that will be.

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Photo: Bo Wong Tiny illuminated coffins containing elements of Martu culture
Review

An intimate glimpse into Martu culture

Review: Curtis Taylor, ‘Untitled (Uura)’ · Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts · Review by Jess Boyce · Though Curtis Taylor is recognised as one of Australia’s…

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Photo: Bo Wong
Review

Conversations within but not between

Review: Charlotte Hickson and Ashley Yihsin Chang, ‘Unfolding Acts: New Art from Taipei and Perth’ · PICA · Review by Jess Boyce · “Unfolding Acts: New…

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Kiss club 2019 black and white image: aerial view of people
Event

Performing Arts: KISS club 2019

12 & 13 September @ Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA) · Presented by PICA & pvi collective · Pucker up! Perth’s hottest performance club returns.…

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Agatha Gothe-Snape with The Cruthers Collection of Women’s Art, Trying to Find Comfort in an Uncomfortable Chair, Installation view, 2019. Photo by Bo Wong. Courtesy Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA).
Review

Object lessons in memory and meaning

Review: Agatha Gothe-Snape, ‘Trying to Find Comfort in an Uncomfortable Chair’ & Nicholas Mangan, ‘Termite Economies (Phase One)’ ·
Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts ·
Review by Claudia Minutillo ·

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Illustrated Lecture with Nicholas Mangan Men working in a forest
Event

An illustrated lecture with Nicholas Mangan

24 July @ Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts (PICA) · Presented by PICA & Nicholas Mangan · Nicholas Mangan’s work challenges us to question the histories…

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Shot by Matt Schild
Review

Less is more

Review: Hatched National Graduate Show 2019 · Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts · Review by Jenny Scott · The 2019 edition of “Hatched National Graduate Show”…

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Photo by Anthony Gattari
Event

Dance: A Call to Dance

7-18 May @ PICA · Presented by Amrita Hepi · It’s your move A Call to Dance is a participatory dance work that’s all about you. Join acclaimed…

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