31 March – 6 May
In 2018 the Gallery celebrates its 40th anniversary and is presenting an exhibition of works by women artists from its collection to mark this important milestone.
The works featured include a marvellous collection of modernist women printmakers such as Margaret Preston, Thea Proctor, Ethleen Palmer, Vera Blackburn, Gladys Gibbons, Ailsa Lee Brown, Jessie Mackintosh, Eileen Mayo, Adelaide Perry & Ethel Spowers. These will be exhibited alongside paintings by artists such as Ethel Carrick Fox, Clarice Beckett, Jessie Scarvell, Portia Geach and others.
image: Vera Blackburn ‘Angling in Tasmania’ 1935 linocut, printed in black ink from one block