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Three amazing art exhibitions happening in Bunbury right now

By Kevin Kelly

Bunbury is bursting with creativity! Local art lovers are being spoiled this month as a number of amazing exhibitions are in full swing. Boasting inventive and vibrant works from a roster of international artists as well as those from right here in Bunbury, these events are not to be missed.

All of the exhibitions are currently on at Bunbury Regional Art Galleries, 64 Wittenoom Street, open 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

spaced2: future recall

Ends June 18

Spaced2 compiles the work of 14 contemporary artists from Australia and beyond. Each of the artists has either lived or worked in Western Australia over the last few years, and the focus of the exhibition is the 'collective memory' of WA. The contributors explore the many contrasting narratives of our state's history.

History and community are the cornerstones of this exhibition. The roster of artists used their time in Western Australia to interact with the locals, with the land, as well as existing artistic products of the state. These disparate elements combine to create a series of stunning entries about who we are, where we've been, and where we are going as a community.

People Like Us

Ends June 11

People Like Us also boasts a roster of local and international talent. This exhibition has brought a number of acclaimed new media artists together to present a glimpse of the human condition. The range of works on display at People Like Us cross multiple platforms of media, from film to aural expression to more interactive works involving virtual reality and other new technologies.

Interaction is the name of the game at People Like Us. Visitors will be encouraged to connect with the works by means outside of the traditional visual appreciation. The ultimate goal of this exhibition is to present guests with a glimpse of the human condition through unconventional means.

Sightline

Ends June 11

Hosted by Bunbury Art Connect, Sightline is a fantastic showing of talent from right here in Bunbury. Our city is home to a number of fantastic artists who have come together with Sightline to show off their unique visions of Bunbury. Home means something different to everyone and that's the beauty of this exhibition – getting to observe the very town we live in through the eyes others.

With works ranging from painting to glass sculpture, exhibitors show their love for – and deep connection to – this part of the country. Sightline is a uniquely Bunbury experience that's not only a great representation of our city for existing residents, but also offers a fantastic introduction for the new crowd.

Bunbury is a city that loves to foster creativity and provide opportunities for our artists to show off their work to world. If this is the sort of colourful community you'd like to be a part of, contact our expert team to start looking for your next property in Bunbury.

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