Arts & Culture

Off grid - Fremantle's warehouse district

When sleuthing out the offbeat hubs of Fremantle, ask yourself this: where would the creative types be? Not the shiny places, probably. Not the gentrified bits. Set your GPS instead for the slightly grungy warehouse pocked area around Stack, Wood and Blinco Streets. The Fibonnacci Centre (affectionately The Fib) is downwind from Monument Hill on Blinco Street. Past the new housing development, behind funky wrought iron gates, the converted warehouse is home to artists’ studios and creative events. Concerts, uke jams, yoga and exhibitions all happen here; get the lowdown while soaking up the eclectic boho vibe at Roark and…

Ozartworks

Artwork on silk, hand painted and dyed scarves and gifts, original art cards and booklets by Poet and Painter Annie Otness.  Annie is available for workshops in silk painting, and dyeing, and also in creative fun crochet and knit. Commissions are also welcome.

Paper Bird Art Gallery

Come visit this child friendly gallery above the beautiful Paper Bird Children's Bookshop in the heritage Moores Building.   Available for exhibitions, workshops and book launches.

Penny Lanes Music Workshop

Penny Lanes Music Workshop is a vibrant Freo music school that offers a range of lessons for KIDS & ADULTS. We teach guitar, piano, violin, voice, drums, bass, ukulele, clarinet, flute, sax, banjo, cello & double bass. For all ages. 6 to 60 years. Our school is famous for its relaxed & colourful Freo vibe & our community focused approach to music. We offer private & group lessons, as well as toddler & pre-school program, school holiday programs & regular low pressure performance opportunities for all students. We also stock a wide range of musical instruments & accessories for beginners to advanced students & musicians…

Performing Arts Association of Notre Dame Australia

We are an association dedicated to the performing arts, based at the University of Notre Dame Fremantle. The PAANDA team have all had extensive experience in the performing arts, both on and off the stage. PAANDA has allowed us all to express our creative ideas and desires in a space of which no judgement or 'rules' apply. Over the course of our involvement in this association, we have learned valuable lessons that have no doubt enriched our knowledge and standards at PAANDA. We are always open to letting people have a go, and we understand how rewarding it is to…

Perth Swing Dance Academy

Fremantle Swing Dance Classes - Thursday Come learn the vintage 1930's swing dance, the lindy hop in Fremantle! There is free parking at the Freo Bowling Club, just drive down a little lane from Parry St. Make sure you bring a water bottle. You can drop-in to any one of our beginner classes, because every one of our beginner classes can be done wihout any previous swing dancing experience. But we know that some people feel like they have two left feet and need to start gently to gain confidence on the dance floor. That's why the beginner classes are…

Peter Zuvela Photography Courses

Peter Zuvela of J Shed Art Studio - Photography Courses Level 1 for beginners SPRING series enroll now. 6 Week Course for a very cool $290.00. Classes will start Sunday 5th of November running for six weeks from 9.30amto 12noon on Sunday mornings. Experience Digital photography classes in small groups with tutor and freelance photographer Peter Zuvela (with an Adv Dip. in Photography). Very practical courses with fun excursions with your camera around beautiful Bathers Beach Fremantle and the West End of Fremantle. learn more techniques with your camera to capture great images carefully structured classes small groups beautiful studio…

PianoEasy

PianoEasy is a super exciting and comprehensive music program, which has adults and kids learn everything about playing the piano / keyboard in record time and with great success. It uses contemporary technology, like free video links and apps, yet brings back old fashioned “fun around the piano with others”. It’s a total overhaul of traditional music education, that draws on all the advances of the internet of visual presentation and sharing, and bypasses traditional teaching techniques that many students didn’t enjoy, like doing exams, learning from notation and practising scales. All PianoEasy players learn cool music of all kinds…

Port Jarrah Furniture

Welcome to the most unique Gallery in the West End. Come explore real unique one off pieces from the creative wood artisan and owner Clint Clarke, a proud Fremantle local! Handcrafted in our stunning local jarrah and marri, sheoak and blackbutt timbers, Clint uses his creative skills to handcraft wild timbers from our great Southwest. Come visit our Gallery, open 7 days, exhibiting local artists including paintings by Adam Stanley, jewellery boxes, glass bowls, and wooden bowls by Jack Pallas. Clint Clarke created Port Jarrah over seventeen years ago. Before opening his own business he completed his apprenticeship at Fremantle Furniture Factory which…

PS Art Space

A platform for cross-pollination As Fremantle's alternative space for contemporary culture and experimentation, PS Art Space is also home to 36 art studios inhabited by a very diverse group of practitioners ranging from painters, designers, performers to architects. The organisation has continued to build on its innovative foundations, growing to facilitate the expanding field of contemporary art through a wide variety of exhibition, studio, curatorial and cross-disciplinary programs, including performance. With the artist firmly placed at the centre of all of our activities, we are positioned at the nexus between the production of contemporary art through our studio programs, and…

Rainbow

At nine metres high, 19 metres long and tipping the scales at 66 tonnes, Rainbow is not your average public art piece. The sculpture, by prominent Perth artist Marcus Canning, is constructed from nine recycled sea containers joined to form an arch. Colourful and creative, the sea containers form the shape of a giant rainbow as a universal symbol of hope and inspiration as well as being a highly visible Fremantle welcome statement. The largest public art piece ever commissioned by the City of Fremantle, the $145,000 Rainbow is the jewel in the crown of more than 50 public art…

Rainbow Tribe

Rainbow Tribe is a community group of artists with a keen interest in body painting. Join us for body paint workshops and events. Our major event is a theme camp at the annual Blazing Swan in Kulin.

Red Umbrella Art Gallery

Beautiful Contemporary Art Gallery. Representing some of Australia's best established and emerging Artists, we specialize in unique, colourful kiln formed glass sculptures and wall panels, hand blown vessels and nudes, original oil and acrylic paintings, metal free standing sculptures and vibrant jewellery. Arguably the most beautiful private Art Gallery South of the River, we are situated in the midst of South Fremantle's cafe strip, just 1.5kms South of the Fremantle City Centre, with easy parking and on the free CAT bus route. A "must see" if you delight in art, creativity and beauty.

Rocket Shots by Marika Brock

Marika Brock takes bold, bright, colourful photographs of everyday scenes to create beautiful artwork for your home. Her collection ranges from close to home imagery- (capturing the essence of Fremantle is an ongoing passion for Marika) to iconic destinations such as New York, Italy, Greece, Turkey among other popular worldwide destinations.Her smaller range of works 'Rocket Shots by Marika Brock' are affordable block mounted prints, perfect for smaller spaces and look great in a a series. If you're looking for something larger for your living space, Marika is happy to do custom orders or choose from her range of lacquered,…

Shirley Bickley school of dancing

Shirley Bickley School of Dancing - Ballroom Dancing Lessons Perth specialise in Latin, Ballroom and Salsa lessons. Private lessons are also available at any time, either in small groups or as individuals. We offer fabulous dance classes for all ages, from young children to mature aged adults and we teach from absolute beginners through to advanced levels. If you can walk, we can teach you to dance. If you are longing for a bridal dance to end all bridal dances, we can choreograph a unique dance as simple or as complex as you desire.

Page 7 of 9