X

Enquiry Form

Feel free to contact us on 03 9662 1484 or visit us at 430 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria 3002. Alternatively, submit your query below and one of our staff members will be in touch soon.

Roll of honour


DIGNITARIES

Presidents

  • 1870 - O.R. Campbell
  • 1875 - Chester Earles
  • 1888 - J.A. Panton
  • 1893 - John Mather
  • 1902 - John Ford Paterson
  • 1903 - Frederick McCubbin
  • 1905 - Walter Withers
  • 1906 - John Mather
  • 1909 - Frederick McCubbin
  • 1910 - F.H. Bruford
  • 1911 - John Mather
  • 1912 - William Montgomery
  • 1917 - Max Meldrum
  • 1918 - C. Douglas Richardson
  • 1925 - John Longstaff
  • 1926 - C. Douglas Richardson
  • 1931 - Paul Montford
  • 1933 - Louis McCubbin
  • 1935 - John Rowell
  • 1937 - James Quinn
  • 1946 - Orlando Dutton
  • 1948 - James Quinn
  • 1951 - Malcolm Warner
  • 1959 - Arnold Shore
  • 1962 - L. Scott Pendlebury
  • 1964 - William Frater OBE
  • 1972 - Stanley Hammond M.B.E.
  • 1977 - Edward Heffernan OAM
  • 1980 - Dorothy Baker
  • 1983 - David Roper
  • 1988 - Connie Walker
  • 1991 - A.W. Harding
  • 1995 - Kathlyn Ballard
  • 1998 - Paul McDonald Smith OAM
  • 2003 - John Hunt
  • 2007 - Noel Waite AO FVAS
  • 2011 - Gregory R. Smith FVAS
  • 2014 - Eileen Mackley FVAS

Past Treasurers

  • 1870-75 - Chester Earles
  • 1876-78 - S. Griffiths
  • 1879-81 - J. Carter
  • 1882-87 - J.R. Edwards
  • 1888 - C. Rolando
  • 1889-91 - R.E. Gow
  • 1892-97 - E.S. Smith
  • 1898-16 - B.J. Ferdinando
  • 1917-18 - Walter Anderson
  • 1919-30 - H.C. Callaway
  • 1931-32 - H.L. Fern
  • 1933-52 - J.C. Aisbett
  • 1953-80 - Ken McDonald
  • 1981-91 - Gordon Moffat
  • 1992-03 - Geoff Hargreaves
  • 2003 - Christine Wrest Smith
  • 2004 - Wayne Leslie
  • 2006-09 - Julian Bruere
  • 2010 - Carol Pagnon FCPA
  • 2012 - Ian Wilson
  • 2016 - Ray Wilson VAS

COMMENDATIONS

VAS Medal of Honour

Awarded by the President and Council for Outstanding Contributions to Art

  • 1956 - Sir Daryl Lindsay
  • 1957 - R. Malcolm Warner
  • 1961 - Arnold Shaw
  • 1973 - William Frater OBE
  • 1979 - Stanley Hammond MBE
  • 1990 - Sir William Dargie Kt. CBE OBE
  • 1990 - Murray V. Griffin
  • 1990 - Alan Sumner MBE
  • 1991 - Edward Heffernan OAM

Fellows of the VAS

  • A.W. Harding FRMIT Dip A SARCFVAS
  • Andrew Orr LLB (Hon) FVAS
  • Angela Abbott FVAS
  • Barbara McManus FVAS
  • Connie Walker FVAS
  • David Taylor FVAS
  • Dieter H. Prussner DipA FVAS
  • Don James FVAS
  • Don Townsend FVAS
  • Donald Ramsay FVAS
  • Gordon Moffatt AM FSIA FAIM FVAS
  • Gregory R. Smith FVAS
  • Gunnar Neeme Dip A Dip T, FVAS
  • Hugh Schroeder FRAIA FVAS
  • John Hunt FVAS
  • John Sterchele FVAS
  • Josephine Reitze FVAS
  • Joyce McGrath OAM FVAS
  • Judith Perrey Grad NGV FVAS
  • Judith Wills FVAS
  • Kathlyn Ballard OAM Dip A D FVAS
  • Maxwell Wilks FVAS
  • Nada Hunter FVAS
  • Nathan Paramanathan FVAS
  • Noel Waite OA FVAS
  • Ray Hewitt FVAS
  • Robert Wade FVAS
  • Shirley Bourne OAM FVAS
  • Ted Dansey FVAS
  • Walter Magilton DipA SATC FVAS
  • Paul McDonald SmithFRSA (Lon) FIBA MOIF OAM FVAS
  • Anne Scott-Pendlebury (Hon) FVAS
  • Eileen Mackley FVAS

Non Member Fellows

  • Alwyn Harbott (Hon) FVAS
  • Beverly Snelling (Hon) FVAS
  • Gilbert Farrow (Hon) FVAS
  • Lesley Dwyer (Hon) FVAS
  • Ming Mackay (Hon) FVAS
  • Nan Bretel (Hon) FVAS
  • Paul Warner (Hon) FVAS
  • Peter Harrington (Hon) FVAS
  • Kenneth Jack AM MBE RWS ATD ATC (Hon) FVAS

Life Members of the VAS

  • 1894 - Frederick H. Bromley
  • 1903 - Madam Wiedeman
  • 1904 - Fred McCubbin
  • 1904 - Frederick H. Bruford
  • 1904 - Hugh Paterson
  • 1904 - John Ford Paterson
  • 1906 - B. J. Ferdinando
  • 1906 - Jane Sutherland
  • 1906 - Walter Withers
  • 1914 - Dame Nellie Melba
  • 1915 - Albert Behrend
  • 1915 - C. Douglas Richardson
  • 1915 - Henry Gyles Turner
  • 1915 - J. Thomson
  • 1915 - John Mather
  • 1915 - Lord Carmichael
  • 1915 - Madam Pinchof
  • 1915 - Thomas Welton Stanford
  • 1916 - William Montgomery
  • 1929 - L. Bernard Hall
  • 1932 - Louie Harvie
  • 1933 - Sir John Longstaff
  • 1943 - Percival Serle
  • 1944 - Rupert Bunny
  • 1949 - Ethel Phillips Fox
  • 1950 - Orlando Dutton
  • 1951 - James Quinn
  • 1951 - Tom Carter
  • 1953 - John Aisbett
  • 1954 - Ethel Wardle
  • 1956 - Gretchen Leschau
  • 1957 - Sir Daryl Lindsay
  • 1959 - R. Malcolm Warner
  • 1961 - Eric Thake
  • 1968 - Esther Paterson
  • 1971 - Frank Heath
  • 1971 - Ken McDonald
  • 1971 - Stanley Hammond MBE
  • 1973 - William Frater OBE
  • 1974 - Gordon Hughes
  • 1975 - Edward Heffernan
  • 1979 - George Hicks
  • 1980 - Karlis Mednis
  • 1982 - Dorothy Baker
  • 1987 - Robert T. Miller
  • 1991 - Shirley Bourne OAM FVAS
  • 1992 - Gordon Moffatt
  • 1993 - Gunnar Neeme
  • 1994 - David Roper
  • 1994 - Gordon Speary
  • 1994 - Joan de Jong
  • 1995 - Stanley Farrell
  • 1996 - Jennet Harrison
  • 1997 - Connie Walker
  • 1999 - Allan Willingham
  • 2000 - A.W. Harding FRMIT Dip A SARC FVAS
  • 2007 - Kathlyn Ballard
  • 2009 - Joyce McGrath OAM FVAS
  • 2014 - Gregory R Smith FVAS