An exhibition of works by south west, Western Australian artists inspired by the ocean and coastal dwelling.
The majority of Western Australians live on the ocean edge. The Ocean sustains us , inspires us motivates us and moves us in many ways. The artists from the south west region of WA are of no exception to these influences.
In the artists world , the inspiration takes many forms and is largely dependent upon the artist’s chosen medium . In this exhibition, the artists offer up works, moved by their interactions with the ocean and from living on the shores of Western Australia.
Whether camping, fishing, swimming, surfing beachcombing or purely observing, the artist has a deep connection with their chosen medium and their subject.
This exhibition includes works by many local artists but also artists from towns in the south west region of Western Australia and represented by the Margaret River Gallery.
The works are diverse in nature and include large and small paintings, photography,sculpture, glass ,textiles and stone.