Moores Building

Located in Fremantle’s historic west end, the Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery is a City of Fremantle subsidised art gallery offering a diverse showcase of contemporary art by local and national artists in low cost exhibition and project spaces.

Visitor Information

Opening Hours

Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery is open daily
Galleries Open 10am–4pm
Moore & Moore Café 7am–4pm
Closed Christmas Day & New Year’s Day

Free Entry

Find Us

46 Henry Street, Fremantle WA 6160
PO Box 891, Fremantle WA 6959
08 9432 9898

Parking & Getting Here

Free 30 minute parking bays are available on High Street, bordering Henry Street. Paid parking is available on Henry Street and the surrounding streets.

Public Transport

The Moores Building is a 10 minute walk from Fremantle Train Station.

Gallery hire

Six exhibition spaces are available for hire to artists, arts organisations and communities.

For further information and to hire an exhibition space contact Richie Kuhaupt, Moores Building Exhibitions Manager on 9432 9898 or [email protected].

The Moores Building is managed by Fremantle Arts Centre.

Brilliant: Undercurrent

Opening Fri 19 Oct | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 20 Oct – Sun 4 Nov

Brilliant: Undercurrent celebrates Fremantle's role as a hub for the arts and a home for artists since the 1970s with a major exhibition of local multidisciplinary contemporary artists. Brilliant: Undercurrent features work by: Jana Braddock, Sheryl Chant, Ben Crappsley, Marion Duke, Sharyn Egan, James Egan, Ellie Eshraghian, Ricky Gibson, Shavaurn Hanson, Junko Kitamura, Robyn Laycock, Hana Akalani, Laura Mitchell, Ben Reynolds, Alessandra Rossi, David Spencer, Mark Welsh, Simon Wilson, Rosina Wonglorz, Marcia Hadlow, Fiona Gavino, Alan Muller, Ric Spencer, Bec Dagnall and Simon Gilby.

SHOTS

Opening Fri 9 Nov | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 10 Nov – Sun 25 Nov

SHOTS is a group exhibition of 28 photographers curated by Rick Bawden. The group of enthusiasts meet online to share images, arrange meet ups and discuss their passion for the medium. With a variety of interests and subjects, some have exhibited before while others are showing work for the first time.

Tales Never Told

Opening Fri 30 Nov | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 1 – Sun 16 Dec

Tales Never Told brings together WA artists Lisa Bowden, Asha Brown, Arianne Flora, Kristy Herbert, Jaye Quin and Jan Withers, whose lives have been entwined over the last 10 years. The artists explore their own narratives while directly or indirectly reacting to the next. Like an anthology of short stories, this exhibition showcases a range of mediums including illustration, printmaking, painting and sculptural bookmaking to create a cohesive and engaging tale.

The Happiness Project

Opening Fri 30 Nov | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 1 – Fri 14 Dec

The Happiness Project 2018 is a collaboration between Edith Cowan University’s School of Design and the City of Fremantle which aims to use innovative design approaches to inject happiness into Fremantle. Student projects examine areas such as health, the environment, the economy and community. The inspiring and innovative ideas which result will be presented at this exhibition.