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VAS Portrait Exhibition

The Victorian Artist's Society Portrait Exhibition Featuring the Nada Hunter Award Saturday 13 August - Tuesday 30 August 2016 Opening - Tuesday 16 August 2016 at 7.00pm Viewing until Monday 29 August 2016 at 4.00pm One hundred and eleven entries have been received for the 2016 Victorian Artists' Society annual Portrait Exhibition featuring the prestigious Nada Hunter Award. Nada Hunter was well known in artistic circles, especially through the Victorian Artists' Society to whom she left several legacies for the benefit of artists. Nada Hunter was born in Donald in 1918 but spent most of her l...

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Building Restoration Grant

The Victorian Artist's Society The announcement of the Eileen and Hylton Mackley Building Restoration Grant. At the Victorian Artists' Society Council meeting held on Wednesday 10 August 2016, the following motion was passed at the meeting: "That the Victorian Artists' Society Council on behalf of all present and future members as well as the wider community, express its gratitude to Eileen and Hylton Mackley for their outstanding donation of $500,000 to assist in the restoration of the Victorian Artists' Society building for the future generation of artists. That the Council also recognises t...

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Artists' Greeting Cards

Artists' Greeting Cards to Raise Building Restoration Funds The Victorian Artists' Society Greeting Cards   Make your thoughts for family and friends special with an original card from the Victorian Artists' Society with a collection of beautiful images from the Permanent Collection and our artists who have donated their talents to help us raise funds for the restoration of the Victorian Artists' Society Heritage Buidling. Cost for the Victorian Artists' Society Greeting Cards: $5 per card or $20 for five cards. Greeting cards may be ordered by telephoning the Victorian Artists' Society office...

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Over 1500 Melburnians

Victorian Artists' Society Attracts Over 1500 visitors on Melbourne Open House Weekend Over 1500 Melburnians have walked in the footsteps of Australia's most famous artists such as Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton, Frederick McCubbin and Walter Withers using the 2016 Melbourne Open House Weekend to visit the historic Victorian Artists' Societys built in 1892. Visitors to the heritage listed building, locaeted at 430 Albert Street, East Melbourne, listed the historic artist studio as a major point of interest where thousands of Melbourne artists have learnt to paint and draw and enjoy the social ac...

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Studio Play - Annie Finkelde

Victorian Artists' Society August Exhibition Studio Play Annie Finkelde Saturday 30 July - Wednesday 31 August 2016 Members Gallery Pears - Annie Finkelde   Studio Play - and how it promotes freedom from focussing on the finished product. Annie Finkelde is one of the teacher/artists at the Victorian Artists' Society. She takes the Thursday morning Mixed Media Class (which really means you can paint with any media you like and learn lots of other things if you choose to). She is well known for her large oil paintings where she likes to play with intricacies of light upon nature. But in her stud...

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Open House Melbourne Weekend

Victorian Artists' Society Melbourne Open House Weekend Victorian Artists' Society, 430 Albert Street, East Melbourne Melburnians will be able to walk in the footsteps of Australia's most famous artists such as Tom Roberts, Arthur Streeton, Frederick McCubbin and Walter Withers, original members of the Victorian Artists' Society formed in 1874, on Saturday and Sunday when the Victorian Artists' Society beomes part of the 2016 Melbourne Open House Weekend. The Victorian Artists' Society   Friday Group Painters   Highlights of the weekend are a number of life size historic photos of the artists...

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