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.


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.

Clarinettist Ashley Smith

Churchill Fellow takes risks at Fremantle Festival

Wednesday, 25 October 2017

The University of Western Australia’s Churchill Fellow has performed an unexpected and experimental music event as part of this year’s Fremantle Festival.

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Special UWA staff discounts for the 2018 Perth Festival

Monday, 23 October 2017

There is something for everyone in the 2018 Perth Festival as the excitement builds for the full program launch on 9 November. Here’s a taste of what’s to come in four internationally acclaimed works that are on sale now.

As a UWA staff member you have 10% off adult prices for most events across the program and further discounts and special offers when the full program is released. Special ticket price offer for the Lotterywest Festival Films will be announced closer to the program launch.

Batavia skull

Exhibition tells the story of the Batavia shipwreck

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

An exhibition presented by the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery at The University of Western Australia (open Saturday 7 October until Saturday 16 December) provides new insights into the mutiny, murder and feats of survival surrounding the infamous Batavia shipwreck, through the eyes of archaeologists, scientists and artists.

Another International Achievement for Shaun Hern Lee

Wednesday, 13 September 2017

Fifteen year old Shuan Hern Lee has once again made the AMEB proud, this time winning

first prize in the Palmadoro International Piano Competition for Age 35 and Under, in Finale Ligure, Italy.  He was also awarded the gold medal for the youngest finalist in this competition, where he competed against other concert pianists and professional musicians from Poland, Italy, Russia and Japan, all aged in their 20s and 30s.

Owen Davies

Leading marketer joins The University of Western Australia

Wednesday, 23 August 2017

Leading Western Australian marketer, Owen Davies, has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer at The University of Western Australia.