From graffiti sprawled across dingy walls to contemporary digital art and thousand year old sculptures, Perth is home to some of the world’s greatest art. Be stirred this week and visit these art galleries that are inspiring our city.
Linton & Kay
Dedicated to emerging and established artists alike, Linton and Kay is a one of a kind art gallery set in the heart of the city. Housed in the Old Perth Technical School, the gallery hosts an impressive and evocative collection of quality fine works by artists from around Australia and the world. Visit to discover an ever-evolving range of contemporary paintings, sculptures and Aboriginal Art. This heritage-listed space is a true collectors’ destination.
125-137 Georges Tce, Perth. lintonandkay.com.au
Art Gallery of Western Australia
Featuring a stellar line-up of exhibitions alongside a permanent display of Australian, European and Asian art, it’s not surprising that this much-loved gallery space attracts a strong following. Housed in three heritage buildings in the Perth Cultural Centre, the gallery exhibits more than 17,000 inspiring works by artists from across the globe and showcases one of the world’s best collections of contemporary and traditional Indigenous art.
Perth Cultural Centre. artgallery.wa.gov.au
Not constrained by convention, this inner city contemporary art gallery gives creatives and audiences a glimpse of what is possible. Possessing the goal to nurture modern and contemporary works and stimulate critical discussion around the arts and broader cultural issues, this gallery is an innovative icon in Perth. Its interactive exhibitions showcase a broad spectrum of art forms including painting, photography and sculpture as well as digital video art.
Perth Cultural Centre. pica.org.au
Wander through Perth City and Northbridge to uncover creative pieces by some of the world’s best street artists. Sprawled across iconic buildings, laneways and a cluster of brick walls, these works transform and illuminate murky corners into electrifying gallery spaces. Take yourself on a street art tour and examine works by the likes of Eko Nugroho, Elian, Interesni Kazki.