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.
Moores Building Contemporary Art Gallery is open daily
Galleries Open 10am–4pm
Moore & Moore Café 7am–4pm
Closed Christmas Day & New Year’s Day
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.
The Moores Building is a 10 minute walk from Fremantle Train Station.
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.
Scent of a Falling Dark
Opening Fri 27 Apr | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 28 Apr – Sun 13 May
Scent of a Falling Dark features paintings and linocuts of the thylacine, commonly known as the Tasmanian tiger, by local WA artist Katie Glaskin. Her work explores themes of loss, endangerment and extinction.
Opening Fri 4 May | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 5 – Sun 11 May
Lindsay Walsh is an American Masters candidate currently studying in WA. She presents an installation based upon her thesis where art meets science.
Life is a Tapestry of Moments
Opening Sat 19 May | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sun 20 May – Sun 3 Jun
Life is a Tapestry of Moments is the pairing of large acrylic paintings by Lorelei Ammon (WA) with fine-art photographic prints by her brother Ryan Ammon (WA). Ryan’s photographic work offers a reinterpretation of Lorelei’s original pieces, inspired by her encounter with cancer and the on-going journey.
Songs of Land and Sea
Opening Fri 8 Jun | 6pm | Free
Exhibition Runs Sat 9 – Sun 24 Jun
Songs of land and sea is an exhibition of sculptural clay objects and paintings inspired by the oceans and WA landscape. The exhibition features a small group of local artists including Robyn Varpins, Jillian Kurz, Kate Stevens and Lucy Henry whose work ranges from abstract through to realistic, and sometimes whimsical.