Always was. Always will be.

ART ON THE MOVE would like to acknowledge the First Nation’s Peoples are the traditional custodians of this land and we pay our respects to the Elders both past, present and future for their unique contribution to the cultural life of communities across Australia.

I Understand

Encouraging connections and fostering a sense of belonging and creativity

CONNECT – ENGAGE – UNDERSTAND – BELONG

We’re an invisible, yet critical function between art, people and place.

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ART ON THE MOVE is Western Australia’s only organisation dedicated to touring contemporary visual art exhibitions across the regions, interstate and beyond.

We do this by touring quality contemporary art with appropriate learning and development opportunities that speak to and develop the unique cultural narratives of communities whatever the cultural practice, age, ability, and engagement with culture.

What's On

    • Exhibition

      Yagu Gurlbarl (Big Secret) By Julie Dowling

      Thu Mar 21 – Sat May 11

      Yagu Gurlbarl (Big Secret) artist Julie Dowling explores the theme of slavery in Australia for First Nations peoples both in past centuries and in cu...

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    • Exhibition

      Creations from the man cave

      Fri Apr 5 – Sun May 19

      Creations from the man cave encourages people to become interested in art and the use of recycling materials. Neil Elliott’s prime objective wh...

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    • Exhibition

      How Did I Get Here?

      Fri Apr 12 – Sat May 11

      How Did I Get Here? is the first capsule exhibition from the Art Gallery of WA (AGWA) State Art Collection featuring video and photographic works by s...

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    • Annual General Meeting

      Mon May 6

      ART ON THE MOVE invites its members to the 2019 Annual General Meeting to reflect on a year of getting the job done in 2018. We are seeking two new m...

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    • Exhibition

      Pujiman

      Wed May 15 – Fri May 31

      Pujiman is a major collaboration between Spinifex Hill Artists and Martumili Artists. The art centres, both located in the Pilbara region of Western A...

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    • Exhibition

      Ngala Wongga (Come Talk)

      Mon May 20 – Sat Jun 15

      Ngala Wongga (Come Talk) – Cultural significance of languages in the Goldfields is a collaboration with the Aboriginal community in Goldfields,...

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    • Exhibition

      Dead Centre

      Tue May 21 – Fri May 24

      Dead Centre is a group exhibition curated by Anna Louise Richardson and Abdul-Rahman Abdullah that aims to articulate the problematic expectations on...

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    • Exhibition

      Yagu Gurlbarl (Big Secret) By Julie Dowling

      Thu Mar 21 – Sat May 11

      Yagu Gurlbarl (Big Secret) artist Julie Dowling explores the theme of slavery in Australia for First Nations peoples both in past centuries and in cu...

      Read more
    • Exhibition

      Creations from the man cave

      Fri Apr 5 – Sun May 19

      Creations from the man cave encourages people to become interested in art and the use of recycling materials. Neil Elliott’s prime objective wh...

      Read more
    • Exhibition

      How Did I Get Here?

      Fri Apr 12 – Sat May 11

      How Did I Get Here? is the first capsule exhibition from the Art Gallery of WA (AGWA) State Art Collection featuring video and photographic works by s...

      Read more
    • Annual General Meeting

      Mon May 6

      ART ON THE MOVE invites its members to the 2019 Annual General Meeting to reflect on a year of getting the job done in 2018. We are seeking two new m...

      Read more
    • Exhibition

      Pujiman

      Wed May 15 – Fri May 31

      Pujiman is a major collaboration between Spinifex Hill Artists and Martumili Artists. The art centres, both located in the Pilbara region of Western A...

      Read more
    • Exhibition

      Ngala Wongga (Come Talk)

      Mon May 20 – Sat Jun 15

      Ngala Wongga (Come Talk) – Cultural significance of languages in the Goldfields is a collaboration with the Aboriginal community in Goldfields,...

      Read more
    • Exhibition

      Dead Centre

      Tue May 21 – Fri May 24

      Dead Centre is a group exhibition curated by Anna Louise Richardson and Abdul-Rahman Abdullah that aims to articulate the problematic expectations on...

      Read more

The current touring program features six exhibitions that all explore themes of identity, connection to community, and cultural relationships through powerful historic and contemporary stories.

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ART ON THE MOVE offers a comprehensive professional development program tailored to meet the evolving needs of the visual arts and museum sector in metropolitan, regional and remote areas of Western Australia.

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Our learning program is for everyone and offers our community creative ways to engage with art and explore the positive impact creativity can have on our lives.

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4200

Over 4200 kms travelled this year running our events.

65

We’ve held 65 exhibitions & workshops this year.

10000

10 000 people have visited our exhibitions since we started.

Represent those who exist outside of the margins.

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We encourage innovative artistic practices to flourish as artists respond to environments and audiences.

Adaptability in our work practices and compassion and understanding of the world by presenting and exploring universal themes that resonate at a local level.