Perth can be proud to boast such a world-class art museum as the Art Gallery of Western Australia, established back in 1895 and grown to encompass a collection of more than 17,000 pieces. The gallery--an anchor of the Perch Cultural Centre--claims both a local and a cosmopolitan focus, esteemed for Western Australia works of both Aboriginal and non-indigenous origin as well as paintings, sculptures, sketches, and photographs from all over the world. Through temporary exhibitions, meanwhile, the institution always has something new on offer. If you're planning a visit, take a moment to peruse the calendar, too: From artist presentations and lectures to interactive workshops, there's invariably something on tap in the events department.
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