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Address: 9 Captains Lane, Fremantle, Western Australia 6160, Australia
Phone Number: +61 8 9433 6617
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Description: Open Hours: 10:30 - 4pm Thursday through Sunday and Monday public...
Open Hours: 10:30 - 4pm Thursday through Sunday and Monday public holidays.Visit the gallery to view Glen Cowans’ photography of marine images inspired by the waters of Western Australia and oceans around the world. His subjects are the seascapes within and the breathlessly beautiful life forms that live there. Cowans' images allow us to contemplate the wondrous life of the oceans. His lens is our microscope, exposing colour and species with a complexity and sculptural form not normally visible to the naked eye.
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Unique art from the sea

A great place to visit and purchase photos of our natural oceans and animals. Amazing colours and full of life. The gallery is located in the best part of fremantle and worth a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 18, 2015
RobHarrison
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Fremantle, Australia
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Fremantle, Australia
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

A great place to visit and purchase photos of our natural oceans and animals. Amazing colours and full of life. The gallery is located in the best part of fremantle and worth a visit to see something different.

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Thanks Rob for your lovely review. Hopefully will see you in the gallery again soon. Glen More 

Perth, Western Australia, Australia
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29 reviews
23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

when in Fremantle and visiting the round house goal make sure you take as look at the fantastic photography of Glen Cowan in his gallery next door . The photography is just magnificent .No entry fee

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Hi Allan. Delighted you enjoyed your visit to my gallery, thank you for taking the time to write up a review. Glen More 

United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015 via mobile

Absolutely stunning photographs of marine life. Definately worth a visit while in Fremantle. John & Gill Sutton, England

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Hi John and Gill Thanks so much for your review, so glad you enjoyed your visit to my gallery. More 

Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

We stumbled on this studio during our trip and I'm so glad we did. Really stunning photography and Glen is more than happy to chat about his work which I found fascinating. Wish we could have stayed longer.

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Hi Suzy Thanks so much for your review, delighted you enjoyed your visit to my gallery. More 

Brisbane, Australia
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59 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

This small studio at the top of the stairs leading to the roundhouse transports you into the under water world...thanks to a very talented and humble photographer and artist. If you are after a souvenir of your trip to Australia- don't forget to drop by and get one of his really affordable art pieces.

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Hi Njays Thanks so much for taking the time to review my gallery, so delighted you enjoyed your visit. Glen More 

Perth, Australia
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8 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

If you love the underwater world then this is a must visit. Have purchased a few prints already. Love going back to see Glens new work and have a chat

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Thank you Allison for taking the time to review our gallery. So delighted that you enjoy my work. If we chatted yesterday? I hope I was coherent enough as I had just been traveling for over 24 hours without sleep before opening up the Gallery ;-) More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

This artist has an uncanny ability to capture extraordinary images within images that are already special. His underwater close-ups give a insight into the underwater world that is rarely equaled. About 10 years ago I purchased some of Glens earlier prints and they have pride of place in the hallway of my house. Although they are some of his first... More 

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Thanks so much Ozmalone. I could not quite see you from the photo in your profile but I think you have the Gorgonian prints. Always wonderful to receive such a review and such recommendation. More 

Perth, Australia
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54 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

Thank you Mr & Mrs Glen Cowans for your love of underwater nature and your gift of photography. As I browse your exhibits in your gallery, I give thanks to God for His marvellous creations. Your gift to capture the most spectacular marine images from waters of Australia to oceans around the world gives me the inspiration to want to... More 

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Thanks for coming through the gallery and for your lovely words. Delighted that you enjoy my work and even more delighted that you wish to bring people back with you. More 

Perth, Australia
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69 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

Glens' Studio is full of colour and would brighten any day on entry. The underwater scenes that are captured by his photography are amazing and the perspective is wonderful.

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review and taking the time to write it. I am delighted that you enjoy my work. More 

Perth
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Hi, I always pop in when I'm down in Freo to see the studio. The studio is a lovely adjunct to visiting the Round House. The photos are spectacular.

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Glen C, Owner at Glen Cowans' Studio at the Roundhouse, responded to this review

Thanks Amanda for your review, delighted that you enjoy coming down to the gallery. More 

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