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FEATURED ARTIST Liz Moore Golding

August 8, 2022

Uncle Jack by Liz Moore Golding is the featured artwork on the Website and Facebook. Selected for a Highly Commended at 112 MSWPS Annual Exhibition. Judge, Sophie Gerhard commented: An interesting and expressive rendering of a true legend! The dappled effect of Charles’ skin really captures his pensive expression, and the wonderful hints of blue in…

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Training – Social Media

August 1, 2022

You might be interested in this learning experience: Presenting an up skill opportunity re Social Media. In this fast paced world we need to select our learning opportunities wisely. This came to our ASV via email. A webinar on Social media for small and medium organisations. It will be held on Wed 24 Aug, 11:00…

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FEATURED ARTIST – Margaret McLoughlin

July 4, 2022

Steels Creek Road 2021 by Margaret McLoughlin is the featured artwork on the Website and Facebook. Selected for a Highly Commended at 112 MSWPS Annual Exhibition. Judge, Sophie Gerhard commented: “A real escapist paradise! The contrast of shadow and light are truly breathtaking – I feel as though I’m there in the scene, breathing in…

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42days 42boats 42installations – Beatrice Magalotti

June 22, 2022

On a cold, wet and windy night several MSWPS Members gathered at Ladder Art Space for the Opening of Beatrice Magalotti’s exhibition. Forty-two stark white, pristine porcelain boats seemed oblivious to the weather and seemed buoyant as they drifted across white painted plinths in a white gallery environment. The Black & White in situ photographs…

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SAGE ADVICE at Whitehorse Art Space

June 6, 2022

MSWPS members, Pamela Irving and Jo Reitze are two of the sixteen artists selected to be part of  ‘Sage Advice’  at Whitehorse Artspace in Box Hill Town Hall..   This exhibition, which was postponed on several occasions in the past years is now planned to run from 2 June – 12 July 2022. The selected  artists…

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FEATURED ARTIST – Jan Martin

May 30, 2022

Lake Bunga, East Gippsland by Jan Martin is the featured artwork on the Website Homepage and Facebook. Selected for a Highly Commended at the 112th MSWPS Annual Exhibition. Sophie Gerhard Comment: The composition of this work is what really drew me in, with its high horizon line and depth of field. I love the Olsen-esque…

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Threads of light by Karen Hopkins

May 26, 2022

Within the Medieval surrounds of Montsalvat the Long Gallery was host to an exhibition of painting, sculpture and poetry by MSWPS Member Karen Hopkins. Karen states: “This exhibition is an exploration and celebration of light through painting, sculpture and poetry. Inspired byt he light we see around us in varying landscapes and in each other.”…

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Six MSWPS members exhibit in VAS Fellows Exhibition, 2022

May 26, 2022

The VAS Fellows Exhibition celebrates artists who have made significant contributions to the Victorian Artists Society. Fellowship Awards are presented to exhibiting members of the Society for outstanding and/or significant achievement or contribution in the practice of art, or teachers, who are exhibiting members and have given long and continuous service to the Society. MSWPS…

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FEATURED ARTIST Sue Jarvis

April 25, 2022

Contemplation In The Hall That Survived The Fires – Sue Jarvis is the featured artwork on the Website Homepage and Facebook. Selected for the Highly Commended at the 112th MSWPS Annual Exhibition. Sophie Gerhard Comment: I can almost feel the tired and worn out energy of these figures. You’ve managed to really capture the mood of…

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FEATURED ARTIST Monica Mauer-Jan

March 22, 2022

Angel – Monica Mauer-Jan is the featured artwork on the Website Homepage and Facebook. Selected for the Highly Commended at the 112th MSWPS Annual Exhibition. Sophie Gerhard Comment: Very impressed with the technical skill displayed in this piece. I know how hard it is to work with bronze, and the patina and smooth texture you have…

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