Sunday afternoons @ the Gallery
MARGARET OLLEY: PAINTER, PEER, MENTOR, MUSE
Sunday 19 February 3pm
Renée Porter, guest curator of the exhibition will talk about Margaret Olley as painter, peer, mentor, muse.
Sunday 26 February 3pm
Christine France, arts writer, historian, curator & long-time friend of Margaret Olley, shares her memories of the artist and her friendships with other artists. Susi Muddiman OAM, Director Tweed River Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre will talk about the re-creation of Margaret's hat factory home/ studio from Paddington to Murwillumbah.
Sunday 5 March 3pm
Artists Nicholas Harding & Cressida Campbell will discuss their friendship with Margaret Olley and her legacy. They will be joined by artist Laura Jones who will discuss still-life painting today.
Sunday 12 March 3pm
Meg Stewart, author of the Olley biography, 'Far from a Still Life', will discuss the life of the artist.
Sunday 19 March 3pm
Steven Alderton, Director & CEO National Art School will discuss his photographic documentation of Margaret Olley's hat factory home/ studio and his friendship with the artist
Public programs are FREE with exhibition entry