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

Galleries Open 10am–4pm, 7 days
Moore & Moore Café 8am–4pm, 7 days
Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year’s Day & Good Friday

Find Us

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

Free Entry

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.

The Texture of Making

Opening Fri 17 Feb | 6pm
Exhibition Runs Sat 18 Feb – Sun 5 Mar | Free

The Texture of Making is a solo exhibition by sculptor Jon Denaro that sees found objects transformed into abstract sculptures, drawing inspiration from both natural forms and urban architecture.

Can You See My Mind

Opening Fri 17 Feb | 6pm
Exhibition Runs Sat 18 Feb – Sun 5 Mar

For Can You See My Mind Wagin photographer Melanie English and mixed-media artist Megan Henry asked participants to describe their experience of mental illness using visual descriptions. The resulting works are displayed alongside extracts of these anonymous questionnaires as the artists attempt to capture the character of each individual and the depth of the human experience.

Walkajurra Walkabout

Opening Fri 10 Mar | 6pm
Exhibition Runs Sat 11 – Sun 12 Mar

Walkajurra Walkabout showcases works by Indigenous and non-Indigenous artists who took part in the most recent anti-uranium march through Yellowcake country, between Wiluna and Leonora. The exhibition includes painting, photography, sculpture and textiles.

Brilliant. Home

Opening Fri 24 Mar | 6pm
Exhibition Runs Sat 25 Mar – Sun 9 Apr

Brilliant. Home showcases new works from multi-disciplinary established and emerging artists and makers who have a cultural connection with Fremantle. The show is the inaugural exhibition in an intended annual series, which will see a new curatorial theme explored each year.