Finding inspiration in arts and films

Monday, 5 February 2018

There aren’t many staff members at UWA who can claim their university connection goes as far back as campus kindy.

Pier Leach, Executive Assistant to the Chief Cultural Officer, fondly remembers her kindy time here and sometimes feels like she never left.

“Most of my time growing up involved UWA in some shape or form as I lived nearby and would often be doing something on campus during school holidays.

Access your staff discounts for the upcoming Perth Festival

Thursday, 25 January 2018

The Perth Festival invites you to celebrate a world-class program and to leap in and experience art in a different light.

With the Season Two of Lottterywest Films launched recently and the full Writers Week program* released, there are plenty of things to do and see this Festival.

Christmas concerts

Celebrate the festive season at UWA

Tuesday, 5 December 2017

Join in the festive fun at The University of Western Australia by attending one of the free music events open to the community this December.

New project to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Biographies in the

New project to increase Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander biographies in the ADB

Monday, 4 December 2017

The University of Western Australia is leading a new project that aims to produce 190 new Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander entries in the Australian Dictionary of Biography (ADB).

Berndt Museum

Design competition work showcased at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Monday, 4 December 2017

The Berndt Museum in partnership with the School of Design at The University of Western Australia will announce the prizes of its Design Ideas Competition on Tuesday 5 December at the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery.

UWA’s School of Music to become Conservatorium

UWA’s School of Music to become Conservatorium

Monday, 4 December 2017

The University’s School of Music is being renamed the Conservatorium of Music in recognition of its outstanding contribution to music.

Additional staff discounts for Perth Festival events

Friday, 17 November 2017

Perth Festival has announced a jam packed program for 2018 and invites everyone to leap in and experience art in a different light.  

As a UWA staff member you have access to 10% off adult prices in most events across the program when booking online.  

Championing environmental history

Friday, 17 November 2017

Andrea Gaynor, Associate Professor of History, has always been interested in the environment. With environmental history being her main research focus, she now looks at current environmental issues through a historical lens. 

Art accessibility

Program helps make arts more accessible in the community

Thursday, 16 November 2017

The University of Western Australia will this month launch Inclusive Arts Week – a new program that aims to promote accessibility and inclusion in the arts for everyone in the community.

PIAF

Perth Festival announces 2018 program

Friday, 10 November 2017

This summer, the 2018 Perth Festival invites you to see art in a different light and revel in a feast of captivating experiences to suit every taste and budget.