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Art and Yarning

Join us for the official opening of Art and Yarning on Friday 27 October at 6:30pm.

The exhibition showcases works produced by the Langford Aboriginal Association (LAA) Art and Yarning art...

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A Walk In The Hills

Please join us for the official opening of A Walk In The Hills on Saturday 7 October at 2:00pm. 

A collaborative exhibition by Innovative Stitches celebrating jarrah forests, native...

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Exhibitions

Sep 26, 2017 - Do You See What I See

Registrations are now open for this year's Senior Residents Art Exhibition. Download your Entry Form here. Registrations close Friday 20 October. This year's exhibition opens on Friday 3 November at 2:00pm and continues until Sunday 12 November. The event is part of Seniors Week festivities on offer to residents throughout the City ... Read More

Sep 4, 2017 - Art and Yarning

Join us for the official opening of Art and Yarning on Friday 27 October at 6:30pm. The exhibition showcases works produced by the Langford Aboriginal Association (LAA) Art and Yarning art group. The exhibition continues until 29 October.   Read More

Sep 4, 2017 - A Walk In The Hills

Please join us for the official opening of A Walk In The Hills on Saturday 7 October at 2:00pm.  A collaborative exhibition by Innovative Stitches celebrating jarrah forests, native flora and fauna, and horticulture. The exhibition continues until 22 October. Read More

Sep 4, 2017 - Spring In The Hills

Join us for the opening of this year's Spring In The Hills exhibition on Tuesday 19 September at 6:30pm. The annual Gem Camera Club photographic competition and exhibition is always a community favourite and continues until Sunday 1 October.     Read More

Jul 26, 2017 - Youth Arts Fest

Join us for the opening of this year's Youth Arts Fest exhibition "Place and Space" on Friday 1 September at 6pm. The opening is also the official launch of Young Creatives Month celebrating an exciting array of activities for young people throughout September.   Read More

Jul 26, 2017 - Glass +

A dynamic exhibition by Glass Artists of Western Australia. Join us at the official opening on Saturday 5th August at 6pm. The exhibition continues until 27 August. Read More

Jun 13, 2017 - Stitched and Bound

An Exhibition of Innovative Contemporary Quilting by The West Australian Quilters' Association Inc. Exhibition from 14 - 30 July 2017 Read More

Jun 13, 2017 - Makuru

Makuru - the Noongar winter seasonA selection of work by various artists using mixed mediaAll items for sale Opens: 6:00pm Friday 30 June 2017 Ends: 4:00pm Sunday 9 July 2017 About the Exhibition The exhibition celebrates the Noongar season of winter and features a colourful selection of works from both amateur and professional ... Read More

Jun 13, 2017 - Three Amigos

An exhibition of works by three compadresDavid Cameron, Alan Pickering and Norman Roe. Official Opening: Saturday 10 June 2017 at 2:30pmThe exhibition continues until 25 June.   Read the review of the Official Opening: ... Read More

May 9, 2017 - Spirit Of Me

19 May to 5 June. A solo exhibition by Nerolie Blurton (Bynder). "My journey from the beginning to who I am today. Respectfully expressing and connecting my diverse unique culture by blending the old with the new, in my own unique style." Read More

Apr 18, 2017 - Colours of Life

29 April to 14 May. An exhibition of works by Christina Verbrugge and Irene Young reflecting creation from the human element through to the flora and fauna and the natural world.    Read More

Mar 21, 2017 - Valerie McDonald Retrospective

15-23 April. A much loved award-winning Perth Hills artist, mother of four and friend to many, Valerie McDonald has left behind a bold, inspiring and colourful legacy, reflected in the moving exhibition "Valerie McDonald Retrospective 1933-2016". Curated by her eldest daughter, fellow iconic Perth Hills artist Mikaela Castledine, the ... Read More

Mar 1, 2017 - Here but Mainly There

25 March to 9 April. An exhibition by Anna Poplowska & Patricia Hartley. Read More

Mar 1, 2017 - The Absurd Parade of the Strangely Whimsical

4-19 March. An exhibition of works by Leesa Padget featuring mixed media and assemblage. Read More

Feb 1, 2017 - Space is the Place

18-26 February. Solo exhibition by Gary Burton opens Saturday 18 February 6:30pm. This will be Gary's first exhibiton after experimenting over many years to discover how fibreglass,  resins and paints come together as a fine art. Gary has spent his life working with colour, developing a strong understanding of texture and ... Read More

Dec 7, 2016 - Lions Club Art Awards

28 January to 12 February. Annual arts awards presented by the Lions Club of Kalamunda. 2017 Lions Club Art Awards - Application Read More

Dec 7, 2016 - Remote Refraction

5-22 January. An exhibition by Janine Koefoed featuring oils, fused glass and watercolours - from our deserts and plants to the Tasmanian wilderness. Read More

Oct 31, 2016 - Sublimations

3-31 December. A solo exhibition by fine artist Chris Watson. For the past few years I have been immersed in the odours, Marsalas, racket, monsoonal downpours and confounding social fabric of Mumbai, India. It continues to be both infuriating and utterly delightful, creating a happy bed of nails upon which personal development seems ... Read More

Oct 31, 2016 - Seasons

12 - 27 November. Official opening Saturday 12 November at 5:30pm. An exhibition of work by hills artitsts in silk, glass and painting. Read More

Sep 19, 2016 - Senior Residents Art Exhibition

2 - 9 November. The annual Senior's Week art exhibition, this year themed "Pictorial Exchange - A picture says a thousand words". Read More

Aug 31, 2016 - Geographia

8 - 30 October. Official opening Sunday 9 October 11am. An exhibition of earth writing by artists Russell and Una Bell. Read More

Aug 31, 2016 - Spring in the Hills

20 September - 2 October. Official opening Wednesday 21 September. Annual photographic exhibition and competition by Gem Camera Club. Read More

Aug 31, 2016 - Youth Arts Fest

1 - 18 September. Official opening Friday 2 September 6pm. Featuring works from emerging artists Natasha Bunn, Emily Ward, Karina Smeets and Johanna Borger. Read More

Aug 9, 2016 - Watercolour Wanderings

Combining a love of geography, painting and nature, watercolour artist Sue Cross will be showcasing her latest works in her solo exhibition Watercolour Wanderings, officially opening at the Zig Zag Gallery on Sunday 21 August 2016 at 2:00pm. Sue Cross said, "I am constantly intrigued by the way in which pigment and water react on ... Read More

Jul 11, 2016 - Glass+ Exhibition

Official opening: 6:30pm 15 July 2016. A dynamic exhibition by the Glass Artists of Western Australia. Exhibition Continues Until 7 August 2016. Entry is free.       Read More

Jul 3, 2016 - Makuru Exhibition

Join in the celebrations at the annual NAIDOC week exhibition "Makuru" at the Zig Zag Gallery opening on Sunday 3 July at 2:00pm.   The exhibition celebrates the Nyoongar season of winter and features a colourful selection of works from both amateur and professional artists.   Shire President Andrew Waddell said, "This is ... Read More

May 25, 2016 - Affinity: A Close Connection

A vibrant new textile and fibre art exhibition "Affinity: A Close Connection" official opens at the Zig Zag Gallery on Saturday 18 June at 2:00pm. The exhibition celebrates the latest works of four artist friends - Helen Jones, Irene McBride, Pam Manika and Glennis Hall. The exhibition features a diverse range of works which offer a ... Read More

May 23, 2016 - Makaru - Callout for Artists

The Zig Zag Gallery invites amateur and professional artists to submit artworks for the NAIDOC week exhibition MAKURU celebrating the winter season. Download Makuru Exhibition Application Form. KEY DATES •   Registrations close: Close of business Friday 24 June 2016 •   Selection & Drop off artworks: ... Read More

May 2, 2016 - A Printmaking Affair

Lovers of black and white art are invited to 2016 Printmakers Association of WA exhibition currently on at the Zig Zag Gallery until Sunday 15 May 2016. The exhibition features a diverse range of stunning prints. Enjoy wine, soft drinks and nibbles while perusing contemporary fine art prints from WA's premiere printmakers. The 2016 ... Read More

Mar 22, 2016 - Bush Dreaming

An exhibition of works by Trenton Harris. Join us for the official opening on Saturday 2 April 2016 at 6:30pm.   Read More

Mar 22, 2016 - Life's Natural Path

A love of travel, animals and the natural environment is the inspiration behind the works featuring in the upcoming exhibition “Life’s Natural Path” by emerging artist James Giddy.  Born in Johannesburg, James brings his African heritage to his work, often painting from photos and memories of return trips to the ... Read More

Feb 8, 2016 - Black, White Plus Random Colours

An exciting new exhibition by internationally recognised artist John Baldock "Black, White Plus Random Colours" officially opened at the Zig Zag Gallery on Saturday 6 February 2016. Listed in the who's who of Australian Visual Artists, Thorpe and the National Association For The Visual Arts, and with over 120 exhibitions worldwide, ... Read More

Jan 19, 2016 - For the Love of the Bush

A joint exhibition celebrating the beauty of nature heads the 2016 Gallery program featuring vivid and inspiring works by Susan Sheppard and Janine Koefoed. On throughout the school holidays, "For the Love of the Bush" continues until Sunday 31 January 2016. Susan Sheppard is a landscape painter of bold, colourful undisturbed habitat. ... Read More

Dec 14, 2015 - reductive signal

The latest exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery is "reductive signal", an exciting new exhibition of oil paintings on aluminium by Ronan Lane, officially opened on Saturday 5 December. Ronan is an Irish painter, who studied the Crawford College of Art and Design in Cork, Ireland, and the Aki Academie voor Beeldende Kunst en Vormgeving in ... Read More

Dec 9, 2015 - Experimental Music at Reductive Signal

Be invigorated and inspired by a series of improvised experimental music performances by the Perth Improv Collective on Saturdays 12 December and 19 December from 3:00pm at the Zig Zag Gallery. Curated and directed by curated by Josten Myburgh, the performance on 12 December will feature musicians Michael Terren, Sam Gillies and L.S. ... Read More

Oct 20, 2015 - Near and Far Exhibition

The upcoming exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery will have you looking at the world from two different points of view as Anita Phillips and Sandra Hall celebrate their love of nature in "Near and Far: 2 Perspectives". Working with oil painting and print making respectively, the joint exhibition by Anita and Sandra officially opens on ... Read More

Sep 29, 2015 - Burnt Offerings

The latest stunning exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery, "Burnt Offerings", is sure to set your imaginations alight with all pieces having been created using fire. The joint exhibition by local Perth Hills artists Sandie Schroder and Barbara George officially opens on Friday 9 October at 6:30pm and continues until Sunday 1 November ... Read More

Jul 15, 2015 - From Boom to BUST

First there was the boom, then there was the ‘Bust'. In the spirit of the economic times, twelve artists have combined their creative talents in this upcoming exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery, and invite you to their official opening on Saturday 8 August 2015 at 5:30pm. In 2012 at the height of the resources boom, a group of ... Read More

Jul 15, 2015 - Collective Gathering

Come and see how eight talented hills artists were inspired by a visit to Australia's only monastic town in the upcoming exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery "Gathering - Expressions from a New Year in New Norcia." Officially opening on Friday 31 July 2015 at 6:30pm, the exhibition showcases the works of a group of local artists who ... Read More

Jul 6, 2015 - Makuru Exhibition

The Zig Zag Gallery will be hosting a special NAIDOC exhibition celebrating 'Makuru,' the Winter season and is calling on both amateur and professional artists to submit artworks. The exhibition will officially open at 6:30pm on Friday 10 July 2015. CEO Rhonda Hardy said, "This is the second year that the Makuru Art Exhibition has ... Read More

May 18, 2015 - Senior Resident Art Exhibition Entries Open

Artists over the age of 55 are invited to submit a free entry to the Shire of Kalamunda Senior Resident Art Exhibition and Competition which is now open. CEO Rhonda Hardy said, "Whether you are an avid painter, a sculptor, a photographer or you are interested in any other form of art - we welcome your contribution to this popular ... Read More

May 4, 2015 - Evolution

Penny Maddison's ‘Evolution' exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery will officially open at 6:30pm on Saturday 9 May 2015. A champagne preview will take place from 4:00pm on the day of the opening. CEO Rhonda Hardy said, "The exhibition will provide an incredible experience, showcasing the evolution of Penny Maddison's works." Penny ... Read More

Apr 9, 2015 - From Kalamunda to the Kimberley

An intimate relationship with the Kimberley wilderness is the backdrop for the stunning upcoming exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery. ‘Kalamunda to the Kimberley' is by prolific Broome artist Suzy French and officially opens on Saturday 11 April 2015 at 6:30pm. Raised in the Kalamunda hills amongst the red gums and granite ... Read More

Feb 19, 2015 - Walk on the Wildside

Internationally recognised as one of Australia's best wildlife artists, Paul Margocsy takes us for a breathtaking Walk On The Wild Side as he showcases his stunning work at the Zig Zag Gallery's upcoming exhibition, officially opening on Saturday 21 February 2015 at 6:30pm. CEO Rhonda Hardy said, "The Shire is thrilled to feature Paul ... Read More

Jan 21, 2015 - Lions CLub Art Awards

The Lions Club Art Exhibition will be held gtom Saturday 31 January - 15 February 2015 at the Zig Zag Gallery, Kalamunda The Lions Club of Kalamunda, in partnership with the Shire of Kalamunda and key sponsors have joined to present this annual competition.   Read More

Jan 21, 2015 - Reflections of our Land

The Reflections of our Land exhibition is currently on show at the Zig Zag Gallery. Reflections of our land is a Glass and Acrylic exhibition by Janine Koefoed that is sure to impress! Exhibition continues until 25 January 2015 Read More

Dec 16, 2014 - Celebrating the Artists Garden

The artistic husband and wife team, Russell and Una Bell, will feature their delightful work at the upcoming exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery. "The Artists Garden" officially opened on Sunday 14 December. Their thirty-five-year-old property in Mundaring is the inspiration behind the exhibition, a mature garden which was once ... Read More

Nov 7, 2014 - Spring Celebration Exhibition

Almost double the number entries have been received for the 2014 Annual Senior Resident Art Exhibition in the Shire of Kalamunda.   Over fifty pieces created by Shire senior residents will be unveiled at the official opening of the “Spring Celebrations” exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery on Monday 10 November, from ... Read More

Oct 17, 2014 - Helen Norton Exciting New Works

Nationally renowned artist Helen Norton returns to the Zig Zag Gallery for her Limited Edition Print Show opening on Saturday 18 October at 6:30pm. Helen's second exhibition at the Gallery will feature a collection of new and exciting prints as well as other favourites. Inspired by the narrative of the human condition, throughout her ... Read More

Oct 7, 2014 - Kalamunda Open Studios 12 October

Kalamunda Open Studios is a colourful event held each year in October in the Shire of Kalamunda where professional artists open their studios to the public for conversation, information and sales. This year celebrates the 10th anniversary of Open Studios and ten local artists will open their doors on Sunday 12 October from 10am to 5pm ... Read More

Jul 29, 2014 - Young People Make Their Mark

A group of passionate students from the Forrestfield Primary School Talented And Gifted Students Art Program (TAGS) will have their artwork on show in their first-ever professional group exhibition "Making A Mark" being held at the Zig Zag Gallery, officially opening on Thursday 28 August 2014 at 6.00pm. For this new and exciting ... Read More

Jul 29, 2014 - Youth Arts Fest Opening

Art lovers in the Shire of Kalamunda are invited to head along to the Zig Zag Gallery on Friday 8 August 2014, at 6.00pm, to celebrate the opening of the second annual Youth Arts Fest Exhibition. CEO Rhonda Hardy said, "This year's theme is "Our Voice, Our Impact" and young artists aged 10-25 were invited to enter a piece of original ... Read More

Jul 15, 2014 - Dan Sheridan Exhibition

The Zig Zag gallery will host gifted artist and illustrator Dan Sheridan, in a solo exhibition from the 19 July until the 3 August 2014. Dan will feature some of his latest works at the upcoming exhibition, which is one of bold colour and adventurous proportions. A freelance artist based in Kalamunda, Dan combines his love of nature ... Read More

Jul 9, 2014 - Closing Date Extended for Youth Arts Fest

The Shire of Kalamunda has extended applications for the 2014 Youth Arts Fest until this Friday 11 July 2014 so be sure to get your entry in for this year's exciting exhibition. The theme for this year's Fest is "Our Voice Our Impact" and young people aged 10 to 25 are encouraged to enter original artwork representing the theme. The ... Read More

Jul 8, 2014 - Entries Open for Seniors Art Exhibition

Entries to the third annual Senior Residents Art Exhibition "Spring Celebrations" are now open and artists over the age of 55 living in the Shire of Kalamunda are invited to submit their work. Held in Seniors Week from 8 to 16 November, the exhibition this year celebrates all things Spring, and artists are free to interpret this theme ... Read More

Jul 3, 2014 - Makuru Exhibition

All We Need Is Right Here in partnership with the Shire of Kalamunda are proud to announce the Makuru Arts Festival presented by LiveLighter. Kalamunda is Nyoongar word 'kala' meaning ‘fire' (and home), Munnda meaning forest, taken from Mundy a Nyoongar Elder who lived and hunted in the area. Makuru Festival Director Ms Della ... Read More

Jun 12, 2014 - A Print Makers Affair

Lovers of art are invited to the official opening of A Printmaking Affair, the 2014 Printmakers Association of WA exhibition opening at the Zig Zag Gallery on Saturday 14 June at 3:00pm. The exhibition will be officially opened by the President of the Association, The Honourable Chris Pullin, and features a diverse range of stunning ... Read More

May 28, 2014 - Inertia Exhibition

Bold, fluid and striking artworks comprise the latest solo exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery, "Inertia" by Lesmurdie artist David Moore officially opening on Friday 30 May at 6:30pm. The theme ‘embracing change' lies at the heart of the exhibition which reflects David's personal battle with illness and the ensuing changes he ... Read More

Apr 28, 2014 - Hidden Earth Exhibition

A love of the rugged outback and terrestrial landscapes unites three award-winning artists in the upcoming exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery, "Hidden Earth: Three Parallels" opening on Saturday 10 May 2014 at 6:00pm Experienced artists Jeannette Dyson, Jennifer Sadler and Sandy Tippett have each devoted their lives to their love of ... Read More

Apr 9, 2014 - Smokers Ceramics Exhibition a HighLight for Gallery

An exhibition of ceramics and pastel drawings by Joel Smoker reflecting the colours, textures and scale of the Australian landscape will officially open in the Zig Zag Gallery at 6:00pm on Saturday 12 April 2014. Joel is a renowned Australian artist, ceramicist, photographer and musician. His contributions as a country music song ... Read More

Mar 12, 2014 - Are We There Yet?

The latest exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery in Kalamunda "Are We There Yet?" has been described as a load of old rubbish! But South West artist Chris Williamson doesn't mind one bit -- because his artworks have been creatively constructed from other people's cast offs. Influenced by 1960s British Pop and Italian Arte Povera, Chris ... Read More

Feb 17, 2014 - Hands, Head & Heart Exhibition

Hands, Head & Heart featuring works by Gordon Mitchell and Stephen Castledine will open at the Zig Zag Gallery on Friday 21 February. The exhibition will feature paintings, drawings and sculptures from these two well-known Western Australian artists. Gordon Mitchell is an artist, illustrator and sculptor, working in the design ... Read More

Jan 29, 2014 - Lions Club Art Exhibition

The inaugural  Kalamunda Lions Club Art Awards will officially open to the public on 1 February 2014. Comprising of six different categories, including the artwork that best captures the theme of Kalamunda, entries including acrylic, glass, paintings, drawings, sculptures, printmaking, mixed media and photography will be on ... Read More

Jan 8, 2014 - Art Kids on the Hill Exhibition 18-26 January 2014

Art Kids on the Hill Exhibition The 2014 Zig Zag Gallery program kicks off with a bright splash of colour and creativity with the delightful ‘Art Kids on the Hill' exhibition opening on Saturday 18 January 2014 at 3pm. The colourful exhibition will feature a collection of the best works of art by over twenty-five young ... Read More

Dec 5, 2013 - Connecting Communities Kalamunda Exhibition

Celebrating International Day of People with a Disability, the Connecting Communities Kalamunda Exhibition officially opened on 3 December 2013 at the Zig Zag Gallery, 50 Railway Road in Kalamunda. The Exhibition is a unique outcome of the Connecting Communities Kalamunda project, funded by Community Arts Network Western Australia ... Read More

Nov 11, 2013 - 4 in Diversity Exhibition

Four artists have banded together to present a tantalising mixed media exhibition "4 In Diversity" opening at the Zig Zag Gallery on Saturday 16 November at 6:30pm. Special guest from the Kaarakin Black Cockatoo Rehabilitation Centre, Glenn Dewhurst, will officially open the exhibition. The exhibition features works by Christi ... Read More

Nov 11, 2013 - Seniors Residents Exhibition

The Senior Resident Art Exhibition is part of the Seniors Week Festival program held annually. In the spirit of Seniors Week, The Shire of Kalamunda offer residents over the age of 55 the opportunity to exhibit new works in the highly acclaimed Zig Zag Gallery. Open to both hobbyists as well as professional artists, the exhibition and ... Read More

Sep 19, 2013 - Friends Go Wild

Three Perth Hills artists and friends have banded together to present a tantalizing exhibition of mixed media works. "Wild Side" will be opening at the Zig Zag Gallery on Thursday 24 October at 6.30pm.Husband and wife artists Stuart Court and Moira Court have teamed up with good friend Sandie Schroder to showcase some of their latest ... Read More

Sep 19, 2013 - Uthando Exhibition

The Shire of Kalamunda invites you to the opening of the colourful Uthando Project Doll Exhibition "To the Heart of Africa" on Thursday 10 October 2013 at 2pm, also featuring wall hangings by textile artist Margaret Sutton. The Uthando Project is a world-wide doll-making project originating in Perth bringing hope and healing to ... Read More

Sep 19, 2013 - Spring in the Hills Photographic Exhibition

The official opening of the 5th annual Gem Camera Club "Spring In The Hills" exhibition will be held at the award-winning Zig Zag Gallery on Tuesday 24 September at 6:30pm and all lovers of fine photography are invited to attend.The exhibition will open to the public from Wednesday 25 September to Sunday 6 October.CEO Rhonda Hardy ... Read More

Aug 30, 2013 - Spring Collection in the Perth Hills

Each Spring the Perth Hills come alive with a colourful range of cultural events sponsored by the Shire of Kalamunda including the Spring In The Hills photographic exhibition, Walk The Zig Zag, Kalamunda Open Studios and the Zig Zag Community Arts Festival. Food and wine lovers can be tempted by the Myattsfield Strawberry Fayre and ... Read More

Aug 30, 2013 - Framing Nature Exhibition

A Love of Nature Inspires Collaborative Exhibition Sharing a love of art and the natural world has brought together four dynamic visual artists for the “Framing Nature” exhibition being launched at the Zig Zag Gallery on Friday 30 August at 6.30pm. Featuring works by Delma White, Alison Harvey, Vicki Lee Johnston ... Read More

Jul 29, 2013 - Watercolour Workshops at Solo Exhibition

A love of travel and the natural world have inspired Perth Hills’ artist Penny Maddison’s solo exhibition “Me, Myself & I” at the Zig Zag Gallery from 2 to 25 August 2013. This is the Gooseberry Hills resident’s third solo exhibition, which officially opens on Friday 2 August at 6.30pm and will be ... Read More

Jul 17, 2013 - Penny Maddison Exhibition

Me, Myself & IA Solo Exhibition of Works by Penny MaddisonFeaturing Watercolours inspired by the Natural World.Official Opening 6.30pm 2 August 2013Exhibition continues til 25 August.   Read More

Jul 17, 2013 - Upcoming Art Exhibitions

August 2−25: Penny MaddisonA solo exhibition of works.Friday 30 August − 22 September: Framing NatureAn exhibition inspired by nature with Delma White, Alison Harvey, Vicki Lee Johnston and Jacqueline Pemberton. September 26 − October 6: Spring in the Hills Photographic Exhibition The Gem Camera Club annual ... Read More

Jul 3, 2013 - All that Glitters Exhibition

John Baldock will feature works at the Zig Zag Gallery this coming July. ‘All that Glitters' - an exhibition of Works by John Baldock will open at 12 noon on Saturday 6 July 2013. The exhibition will be opened by Geoff Baldock, Senior Contracts Manager Gorgon LNG Project and will featuring Paintings, Poetry Readings, Artist ... Read More

May 20, 2013 - Helen Norton Solo Exhibition

This June, nationally renowned artist Helen Norton’s artwork will be featured at the Ulysses Eye Solo Exhibition at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre.   Helen Norton spent many early years living in desert locations around Australia, driven by a tireless thirst for discovery and adventure. She says, that becoming an artist was ... Read More

May 20, 2013 - Lions Club Art Awards

It's time to get creative this year with the 2014 Kalamunda Lions Club Art Awards fast approaching. The Shire of Kalamunda urges any interested artists over the age of 18 within the Shire to head down to the Zig Zag Gallery on Saturday, 8 June 2013 at 2.00pm to learn all about this exciting new art competition.Participants will be ... Read More

May 20, 2013 - Youth Arts Fest

Art lovers of the Shire of Kalamunda are invited to head down to the Zig Zag Cultural Centre Art Gallery on Wednesday, 22 May at 6.00pm to celebrate the grand opening of the Youth Arts Fest Exhibition 2013. With the theme of this year's event being 'Our World Here and Now', local artists were encouraged to enter up to two pieces of ... Read More

Apr 24, 2013 - Conversation 5

This coming May, a group of five friends with a range of life changing experiences and skills, have collectively formed an art group and will be featured at the Zig Zag Art Gallery. "The artists explain the formation of the group as finding a mutual peaceful island where discomfort, concern, pressure or worries do not exist." said ... Read More

Apr 8, 2013 - Noir et Blanc

The Printmakers Association of WA Inc member's exhibition was officially opened on 7 April 2013 by Justice Chris Pullin. The exhibition features a diverse range of black and white prints. NOIR et BLANC will be open to the public until Sunday 21 April 2013. The Printmakers Association of Western Australia was founded in 1974 with ... Read More

Mar 20, 2013 - esordio>debut>beginning

In showcasing rising talent, the Zig Zag Gallery is committed to supporting and developing emerging artists. You are invited to view this wide ranging exhibition opening Friday 22 March.Opening:6:30-8:00pm Exhibition continues until Sunday 31 March Do not miss the wonderful opportunity to view the works of these emerging artists at ... Read More

Mar 6, 2013 - Irish Landscapes Exhibition

Ireland is set to hit the shores of Western Australia in a big way, with emerging Artist Kieran Ingram's solo exhibition, Irish Landscapes, opening on Friday 8 March 2013 at the Zig Zag Gallery, located within the Cultural Centre complex at 50 Railway Road in Kalamunda. Kieran said, "My upcoming exhibition 'Irish Landscapes' features ... Read More

Feb 18, 2013 - A Porcelain Perspective

A Porcelain Perspective: From the Land to the Sea is set to evoke ones love of travel and the natural environment, with a focus on landscapes, journeys and self-expression. The exhibition officially opened on Saturday 16 February at 2pm at the Zig Zag Gallery in Kalamunda.Emerging WA ceramic artists Danica Wichtermann, Natalie Acton ... Read More

Jan 24, 2013 - Open Studios Exhibition

Opening on the 25 January 2013 the Close to Home - Kalamunda Open Studios Exhibition is set to showcase works by some of the regions most talented Artists. Known as an artist's mecca, the Perth Hills has talent hiding in every nook and cranny but now those with an interest in the arts can see many of their amazing works all in the one ... Read More

Jan 9, 2013 - WA Glass Artists Exhibition

Over 30 established, mid career and emerging glass artists will be exhibiting some of their finest works at the first exhibition for the new year at the Zig Zag Gallery from 4 to 20 January 2013. Whether they're blown, cast, kiln formed, slumped or engraved, the exquisite glass pieces on show at the Western Australian Glass Artists ... Read More

Nov 30, 2012 - Come Visit the Perth Hills

Nestled amongst the tranquil surrounds of natural bushland, the Perth Hills are the perfect place to escape the hustle and bustle and enjoy all that the region has to offer. Located only 35 minutes from the Perth CBD, the Perth Hills offer a rich tapestry of natural, cultural and historical attractions to entertain even the most ... Read More

Nov 20, 2012 - Fragments of Landscape

The Fragments of Landscape exhibition opening on Sunday 2 December 2012 at the Zig Zag Gallery is set to evoke ones love of the countryside. The group exhibition of mixed media works will feature paintings, prints and ceramics by Russell Bell, Una Bell, Greg Crowe and Danica Wichtermann. Together the four have over 150 years ... Read More

Oct 26, 2012 - Senior Residents Exhibition

The Shire of Kalamunda is presenting a number of events during Seniors Week 2012 from Saturday, 10 November to Friday, 16 November and tickets for all activities are now available. Shire President Cr Donald McKechnie said, "National Seniors Week celebrates the valuable contribution that the over 55's contribute to our community, and ... Read More

Oct 11, 2012 - Drawn to Colour

The arts community is in for a treat, with Drawn to Colour, an Exhibition of works by the talented Neil Elliot and Rachel Gillam opening on Friday 12 October 2012 at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre in Kalamunda. Neil is a well known mixed media artist. Neil was born in Adelaide in 1963 and moved to Perth with his family in 1978. He then ... Read More

Sep 28, 2012 - Stunning Photography Exhibition Opens Saturday

The fourth annual Spring In The Hills photographic exhibition opens this Saturday, 29 September at the Zig Zag Gallery in Kalamunda and will be bigger and better than ever! Previously held over two days, this year's Gem Camera Club exhibition will run for nine days finishing on Sunday 7 October, displaying some of the finest works by ... Read More

Sep 28, 2012 - Zig Zag Cultural Centre Wins Timber Award

The Shire of Kalamunda's precious, and much celebrated, Zig Zag Cultural Centre has won the Australian Timber Design Awards - Western Region. Winners were announced in late September 2012 at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney, in what has become the premier event in the Australian timber-design calendar. Nestled within the Perth ... Read More

Aug 31, 2012 - Desert, Forest and Whistlepipe Exhibition

The Zig Zag Gallery has pleasure in inviting you to the official opening of a Solo exhibition of painting and drawing by Robin Dale.  Desert, Forest and Whistlepipe is an exhibition celebrating the beauty of our Environment. Please join with us and the artist for this Exhibition to be officially opened by the Hon Alison Xamon MLC ... Read More

Jul 21, 2012 - Earth Water Air and Fire

A dynamic exhibition inspired by the four elements will be on display at the Zig Zag Gallery from 12 to 31 August. The works of established Perth Hills artists, Maureen den Haan and Susan Angwin, will feature in the "Earth, Water, Air and Fire" Exhibition which will exhibit a collection of fine art paintings and ceramics. Shire ... Read More

Jul 4, 2012 - Members’ Best On Show at the Ceramic Arts Association Annual Selective Exhibition

The crème of the ceramic crop will be on display at the Zig Zag Gallery for the Ceramic Arts Association of Western Australia Members’ Annual Selective Exhibition 2012, on show from 15 July to 9 August. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, “The Zig Zag Gallery has been featuring some wonderful exhibitions ... Read More

Jul 4, 2012 - Showcase Your Wares at Visitor Centre

The Shire of Kalamunda is inviting local artisans to showcase and sell their wares at the Perth Hills Visitor Centre and Gift Shop. The Visitor Centre is a part of the Zig Zag Cultural Centre and currently has a range of giftware and souvenirs made by local producers and artisans. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, "Everything ... Read More

Jun 27, 2012 - Expressions of Interest Open

The Shire of Kalamunda is now calling for expressions of interest to hold an Exhibition at the Zig Zag Art Gallery in 2013. Interested individuals, groups and organisations can make an expression of interest online at www.zzcc.com.au or by contacting the Shire of Kalamunda on 9257 9953 or via email: Culture@kalamunda.wa.gov.au Shire ... Read More

Jun 27, 2012 - Treasure Trove

The Shire of Kalamunda is delighted to showcase over 30 years of art acquisitions and donations to the Shire in its Treasure Trove Exhibition at the Zig Zag Gallery from 2 to 9 July. This will be the first time that many of the pieces will have been on display to the public. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, "While not an ... Read More

May 31, 2012 - Entries for “Spring in the Hills” Now Open

The annual Gem Camera Club “Spring in the Hills” competition is now open, with the exhibition set to be bigger and better than ever! Now in its 4th year and normally held over two days, this year’s exhibitionfeaturing up to 100 of the best workswill be on display at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre Art Gallery ... Read More

May 21, 2012 - Messages of Freedom and Peace

The works of world-renowned international artist and humanitarian Sri Chinmoy will exhibit at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre Art Gallery in Kalamunda from 9 June to 1 July 2012.From 1974 until his passing in 2007, Sri Chinmoy created over 140,000 pieces of abstract mystical art, along with over 16 million drawings of birds symbolising ... Read More

May 8, 2012 - Poetry Evening May 11

Memories will be echoed in words and  displayed in colour on Friday 11 May 2012. Writers, poets, artists and interested members of the public are invited to join together at the Zig Zag Cultural Cente at 6pm to hear the very talented Ruari Jack Hughes share his thoughts in the form of Poetry on international artist Janet Yates ... Read More

Apr 18, 2012 - Memories of Exotic Lands

International artist Janet Yates will exhibit ‘Memories of Exotic Lands’ at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre Gallery in Kalamunda from 27 April – 30 May 2012. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, “This is an exhibition not to be missed. Janet is an extremely professional internationally acclaimed artist and ... Read More

Apr 18, 2012 - HEYA X(Site) Showcase

HILLS EXPERIMENTAL YOUTH ARTS PRESENTSX[SITE] 2012 SHOWCASEFRIDAY 20 APRIL : ART EXHIBITION OPENINGZIG ZAG CULTURAL CENTRE 6.30pm - 8pmSATURDAY 21 APRIL : SITE SPECIFIC PERFORMANCESMEET AT ZIG ZAG CULTURAL CENTRE 1.45pm & 4.15pmBookings can be made through TRYBOOKING : http://www.trybooking.com/BJADTickets can be exchanged for ... Read More

Mar 9, 2012 - Daydreaming Exhibition

Daydreaming is a solo exhibition by award winning visual artist Felicia Lowe. The exhibition will be open from 23rd March to 18th April 2012 at Zigzag Cultural Centre 50 Kalamunda Road Kalamunda. “daydreaming” will be the first solo exhibition to be held at the purpose built gallery at the Zigzag Cultural Centre located (50 ... Read More

Feb 15, 2012 - Scrap To Sculpture

The Zig Zag Cultural Centre will soon house one of its most innovative Gallery exhibitions ever. “Scrap to Sculpture” will be open to the public from Saturday 3rd to Sunday 18th March, 2012.Shire President Donald McKechnie said, “This will be the 5th exhibition housed in the Gallery since its opening in September 2011. The ... Read More

Feb 10, 2012 - Perth Solar City Launch 23 February

Residents are invited to the launch of the Perth Solar City Shire of Kalamunda Demonstration Projects on Thursday the 23 February from 4pm till 6pm at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre Seminar Room, 50 Railway Road in Kalamunda. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, “The Perth Solar City  program is one of seven Solar Cities ... Read More

Feb 10, 2012 - See Artist Pam White This Sunday

PAM WHITE will be our ARTIST is residence this Sunday from 10am till 2pm. Pam is proficient in most mediums i.e. oils, acrylics, pastels and watercolours, but she is a prolific water artist as she loves the magic and excitement of watercolour. She has been painting watercolours for 15 years. Her subject matter is varied; ... Read More

Feb 3, 2012 - Kalamunda History Village

Kalamunda History Village will be closed on Wednesday 8th February 2012. Read More

Jan 12, 2012 - Kidsport Funding

The Shire is holding an information session for local sporting clubs on Tuesday 7 February at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre, 50 Railway Parade, Kalamunda.Sport-4-All is a new $20 million state government initiative, which aims to build stronger, healthier, happier and safer communities. The initiative has four parts: KidSport, ... Read More

Jan 12, 2012 - Spontaneous Watercolour Exhibition

The Shire of Kalamunda is pleased to announce the “Spontaneous” Watercolour Exhibition at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre Art Gallery, the first exhibition for the year being held from Friday, 13 January to Wednesday, 29 February. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, “‘Spontaneous showcases works of members of the ... Read More

Nov 30, 2011 - 'Celebrating Community'

The Foothills Early Years Community Partnership are currently showcasing the 'Celebrating Community' Early Years Calendar Photographic Exhibition in the Zig Zag Gallery. The exhibition celebrates 5 years of the Early Years Calendar.Photography by Leigh Hambly. The exhibition is on show until 22 December 2011. For more information ... Read More

Nov 25, 2011 - FREE BIKE SKILLS AND BIKE MAINTENANCE SESSIONS

Cycling WA will be offering FREE Bike Skills sessions as well as FREE Bike Maintenance sessions on Saturday 26th November at the Event Expo Village as part of the Be Active Cycle Instead Bike Skills Program. Come to the Event Expo Village (located outside the Kalamunda Library on the corner of Williams St and Spring St) ... Read More

Nov 25, 2011 - Tour De Perth kicks off at Cultural Centre

Tour set to head to the Hills This weekend sees the return of the state’s biggest cycle race, the Be Active Cycle Instead Tour de Perth, to the beautiful surrounds of the Shire of Kalamunda. The 3 stage, 3 day race will see almost 200 racers compete across a variety of grades from juniors to elite. Heading the field in the ... Read More

Sep 29, 2011 - Spectrum Youth Art Exhibition

The Zig Zag Cultural Centre will be host to the Youth Art Exhibition ‘Spectrum’ opening on Friday October 21. A number of works created during the youth ‘art on canvas’ workshops run by the Shire of Kalamunda will be exhibited.The Shire has held a number of urban art workshops, focusing on the painting of artwork onto ... Read More

Sep 29, 2011 - Art and Craft Exhibition 6 - 11 November.

The Shire of Kalamunda is presenting a number of events during Seniors Week 2011 from Sunday, 6 November to Friday, 11 November to celebrate the contribution that over 55’s make to our community.Shire President Cr Donald McKechnie said, “National Seniors Week is designed to commend and celebrate the valuable contribution that the ... Read More

Sep 26, 2011 - Make Your Booking Now

The Shire of Kalamunda is now calling for expressions of interest to book the seminar rooms and the art gallery of the newly developed Zig Zag Cultural Centre. Interested individuals, groups and organisations can make an expression of interest by contacting the Shire of Kalamunda on 9257 9998 or via ... Read More

Sep 15, 2011 - Zig Zag Cultural Centre Opening

Members of the community are invited to attend the grand opening of the new Zig Zag Cultural Centre from 10am Saturday the 17 September 2011. With free entertainment, as well as face painting and balloons for the kids it is an event not to be missed! Come and see the new Kalamunda Visitor Centre, with quality up to date information on ... Read More

Aug 31, 2011 - New Growth in a Diverse Climate

The Shire of Kalamunda is pleased to announce exclusive details on the first ever exhibition to be held in the much touted Zig Zag Cultural Centre Art Gallery. Shire President Donald McKechnie said, “The exhibition features new work by local artists with an emphasis on landscape and the flora and fauna of the Darling Scarp. ... Read More

Aug 10, 2011 - Kalamunda Visitor Centre Relocation

The Kalamunda Visitor Centre is going to close its present location at Kalamunda Library on 5 September to allow for the transfer of stock to the new visitor centre located at the Zig Zag Cultural Centre. The Visitor Centre will then reopen mid-September at its new location. Read More

Jul 26, 2011 - Wood from Workshops take new lease on life

Once, they helped to support the roofs of some of the buildings at Midland's former Railway Workshops. Now, around 75 jarrah roof purlins are destined for a permanent home as part of an art installation at the Shire of Kalamunda's new Zig Zag Cultural Centre, due to be completed later this year.  Malcolm Harris, one of Western ... Read More

Jul 26, 2011 - Council Budget Focused on Community

The Kalamunda Council last night adopted the operating budget for 2011/ 2012, with a major focus on the community. Significant projects to be completed this financial year include the upgrade to Kalamunda Water Park, upgrade of Kalamunda road and completion of Chipping Drive in High Wycombe, which is valued at 1.5 Million and ... Read More