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A Retrospective Exhibition of June Hobart (1923 – 2001)

May 16, 2018

A Retrospective Exhibition of June Hobart (1923 – 2001) Cato Gallery Victorian Artists Society 430 Albert Street East Melbourne June Hobart was a Member of MSWPS from 1971 so will be well known to our older members. June Hobart studied Fine Art in the studios of Archie and Amalie Colquhoun in Melbourne where she was…

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A Note from Jo – May

May 16, 2018

Dear all, Congratulations to Jan Martin whose painting was Highly Commended in VAS Undine Award 15th May . Well done Jan! Annee Kelly ” Overlooking Ricketts Point 2″ was awarded a Commended at the AGRA Autumn Exhibition. Beatrice Magalotti, Recently commenced her Residency in Iceland Annee Kelly Best Bayside subject at the Brighton Art Society…

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NEW WORKS an exhibition by Beatrice Magalotti

May 7, 2018

Beatrice Magalotti and Sharyn Madder are sharing G3 Space at Red Gallery with their latest exhibition New Works Exhibition Dates: 02 May – 20 May 2018 Red Gallery, 157 St. Georges Road, Fitzroy North. Beatrice Magalotti – Artist Statement I am a Melbourne based artist working in sculpture and photography, both disciplines working in unison…

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EXHIBITION REVIEW: MSWPS – Group Exhibition at La Trobe’s Cottage, South Yarra.2018

May 7, 2018

EXHIBITION REVIEW: MSWPS – Group Exhibition at La Trobe’s Cottage, South Yarra During the Autumn of 2018 the Melbourne Society of Women Painters and Sculptors known as MSWPS (pronounced as an acronym – missswips) exhibited as a group; thirty five small, framed, ready for sale, pictures. The motif was theme based of and exhibited at…

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NOTE FROM JO MAY 1ST

April 30, 2018

Train Trip to Ballarat 24 May or we could do it on another day if you wish. Please let me know if you have a preference for another day ie 23 or 25 May May has five Thursdays and it is our custom to do an additional activity when this occurs.  I have received many…

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MARITIME EXHIBITION

April 23, 2018

The latest edition of the MARITIME EXHIBITION at  The Victorian Artists Society was opened on Thursday 19th April 2018. Five Members from MSWPS presented artworks on the theme: Lynn Banna, Louise Foletta, Elizabeth Moore Golding, Jo Reitze and Robyn Pridham The Exhibition Continues until 1st May.

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MSWPS Exhibition at La Trobe’s Cottage

April 9, 2018

MSWPS Group Exhbition: Participating Artists Angela Abbott, Celia Beeton, Jocelyn Bell, Beryl Black, Helen Carter, Marion Chapman, Michelle Endersby, Margaret Gurney, Patricia Hunt, Annee Kelly, Carmel O’Connor, Carole Milton, Robyn Pridham and Jo Reitze. Exhibition Title C.J. La Trobe’s Cottage and Garden. Venue – La Trobe’s Cottage, Corner Birdwood Avenue and Dallas Brooks Drive, South…

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Succulents in Situ by Jo Reitze

April 9, 2018

Jo Reitze Exhibition Title ‘Succulents in Situ’ Date 4 until 29 March 2018  (PAST EVENT) Venue Kinross Arts Centre, 603 Toorak Road, Toorak.

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Comments from Carmel

March 27, 2018

NO Committee or General Meetings during April. Due to Easter break with some personal commitments by committee members which prevent us from making the quorum. The General meeting also falls in the Easter school holidays. Next Committee meeting is on Thursday 3 May 12.45 for a 1.00 PM start. Next General meeting is on Thursday…

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