The Art is... festival will happen in 2021 we aren't sure what it will all look like but we will have Plans A, B and C to make it through... We will start updating the website as we know what is confirmed - but please be patient in these uncharted times. 

In the meantime you can browse our galleries from 2020 and complete the solar garden workshop or have a think about what you will create for Galleries on the Side 2021.  


Animation and augmented reality with Hannah French - click for more info... Look out monthly in the Weekly Advertiser for The  Art is... Unexpected comic strip.  

This project was severely impacted due to COVID-19 if you would like to be involved we hope to run this project in Term one or two of next year.  Get in touch to register your interest -email Sarah at artis@artis.wimmera.com.au  

Always Available:

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Trees Tell Tall Tales - Storytelling trees along the Wimmera river Click the photo to learn more. 

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Art Walk - Horsham has a plethora of public art and this beautiful quiz to keep your interest as you look at it.  Complied by Di Dale for the 2019 Art is...festival.  Click pic for more info

Tim Jones Scar Tree 2003 Eastgate Drive Horsham 

The Art is... festival would like to acknowledge the five traditional owner groups of our beautiful Wimmera lands. The Wotjobaluk, Jaadwa, Jadwadjali, Wergaia and Jupagalk people.  We take time to respect and consider the land, our environment, the aboriginal culture and pay our respects to all aboriginal people especially elders, past present and emerging.  

Tchingal -Stories of Wotjobaluk Country 2016 Art is... festival.

Art is... is proudly supported by: 

Creative Victoria, 

Regional Arts Victoria, 

Grampian Arts, 

HRCC and the Youth Council

The Weekly Advertiser Redrock books and Gallery and Shelton and Lane.  Thank you

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Accessibility:  If you have accessibility requirements please advise us on 0468 810 296 or at artis@artis.wimmera.com.au 

We we will do our best to prioritise our artists and participants needs so please let us know what they are.  Thanks 

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