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Recollections Exhibition

Thursday 28 April - Tuesday 3 May 2016 Frater, Hammond & McCubbin Galleries Official Opening: 6.30pm Thursday 28 April 2016 by Suzanna Sheed, Independent Member for Shepparton Opening night has art, a book launch, wine and music. Louise Foletta has invited 3 noted women artists; Celia Beeton, Jo Reitze and Marian Rennie to join her in exhibiting at the Victorian Artists' Society in East Melbourne. Each artist will hold their own independent exhibition of Recollections. The breadth and excitement of the work shown will illustrate how it's often women who dare to explore new and sensitive areas....

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Opening Night - Autumn Exhibition

Victorian Artists' Society Official Opening of the Autumn Exhibition incorporating the Undine Landscape Award Frater, Hammond & McCubbin Galleries Saturday 9 April - Tuesday 26 April 2016 The Victorian Artists' Society Autumn Exhibition was officially opened by Richard Watson last night. The Autumn Exhibition winners were also announced. Ben Winspear won the Undine Landscape Award for his painting titled Early Morning in Borung. This award was formed in conjunction with Colin Jones in memory of his late wife Undine Padoms and her love of landscapes and painting. The President's Award, a new Aw...

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Autumn Exhibition 2016

Victorian Artists' Society Autumn Exhibition incorporating the Undine Landscape Award Frater, Hammond & McCubbin Galleries Saturday 9 April - Tuesday 26 April 2016 Opening Night Tuesday 12 April at 7.00pm The Victorian Artists' Society is presenting the annual Autumn Exhibition including the Undine Landscape Award. The Exhibition will be judged by Richard Watson. The Autumn Exhibition will also be officially opened by Richard Watson on Tuesday 12 April at 7.00pm. Please join us for the opening of this Exhibition. All welcome. Biography Richard Watson has had a professional involvement in the A...

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Upcoming Autumn Exhibitions

Victorian Artists' Society Autumn Exhibition Incorporating the Undine Landscape Award Frater, Hammond & McCubbin Galleries Saturday 9 April - Tuesday 26 April 2016 Opening Night Tuesday 12 April at 7.00pm We are pleased to present our annual Autumn Exhibition including the Undine Landscape Award. This will be the first select exhibition for artists with voting going towards the $10,000 Mavis Little Artist of the Year Award. The Victorian Artists' Society gallery walls will be filled this April with original art work by various artists depicting an array of themes. Running alongside the Autumn...

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Members Room April 2016

Victorian Artists' Society Walter Magilton Exhibition titled NO! NOT MORE BLOODY GUM TREES Member's Room Friday 1 April - Friday 29 April 2016 "I first became aware of this derogatory term years ago when one of our very important art critics was reviewing a typical Rotary type of weekend art show. No doubt he or she would rather have been visiting one of the trendy inner city commercial galleries, all a bit undignified. Still if its good enough for a group of French Belle epoch painters to be proud of the name Les Fauves a derogatory term such as "Bloody Gum trees" is good enough for me. I gre...

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Building Restoration Appeal

Launch of the Victorian Artists' Society Building Restoration Appeal in conjunction with the 2016 Contemporary Exhibition Awards Presentation As part of the launch of the Building Restoration Appeal, Frederick McCubbin's An Old Politician (1879) was exhibited at the Victorian Artists' Society for its first public viewing in 137 years. The painting has been held in a Private Collection. The Victorian Artists' Society sincerely thanks the family for the loan of the painting for the launch. David McCubbin, the great grandson of Frederick McCubbin, attended the media launch and the official openin...

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