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Exhibition Opening: Leaving For The Front – Artists Respond

23 April, 2015 - 10 May, 2015

FREE

Leaving For The Front – Artists Respond is an exhibition of new commissioned work by 11 Central Highland contemporary artists, reflecting on the themes of Dora Meeson’s iconic WWI painting ‘Leaving For The Front’, held in the collection of the Art Gallery of Ballarat.

Artists participating in this unique ANZAC Centenary commemorative project are Lisa Anderson, Ailsa Brackley du Bois, Marg Dobson, Michael Grant, Penny Hetherington, Diokno Pasilan, Anna Placidi, Chris Rowe, Amie Sexton & Xersa.

Through their diverse practices, the selected artists have created a suite of works that includes drawing, collage, painting, music composition, narrative & media.

Leaving For The Front – Artists Respond formally opens to the public Saturday, 25 April from 2 – 4pm in Backspace Gallery.

All are welcome!

Details

Start:
23 April, 2015
End:
10 May, 2015
Cost:
FREE

Organiser

Deborah Klein
Phone:
5320-5643
Email:
deborahklein@ballarat.vic.gov.au