Exhibitions

On a Small Island Cover

On A Small Island

An exhibition of original illustrations from Kyle Hughes-Odgers picture book, On a Small Island 

When: 11 December 2014 28 February 2015
Where: The Place Gallery, Mezzanine Floor
FREE, family friendly exhibition 

Ari longs for the large ships to stop at his island, he longs to see remarkable things and to have interesting friends. On a small island, in a gigantic sea, Ari has an idea. A dazzling idea. An irresistible idea ...

Explore the complete collection of original illustrations from Kyle Hughes-Odgers captivating picture book, On A Small Island. Inspired by detailed observation of everyday life, the pictures and words share a humble message of contentment found close to home. 

Kyle Hughes Odgers innovative illustrative style is influenced by his love of pattern and textile design. Notice his use of shapes, unique textures and found materials. Spend some time discovering each illustration as you read story.  

Coming soon

Sailing on the Swan

Sailing on the Swan

Presented by the Royal Perth Yacht Club
When: 14 February - 3 May 2015
Where: Ground Floor Gallery
FREE

Western Australia has a history of sails on the Swan. Discover the heritage of the oldest yacht club in WA in an exhibition which celebrates 150 years of sailing.

Explore defining moments in Australian yachting history including the Australia II America's Cup victory, and Jon Sanders' epic solo circumnavigation of the world. The exhibition features unique letters, documents, photographs, and memorabilia from the collections of the Royal Perth Yacht Club and the State Library of Western Australia.

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