Artist Day for Schools – Lorraine Connelly-Northey

Wednesday 11 October 2017 | 9.30am – 2.30pm
Gallery 1

 

Art + Ecology
Art, Science and Cultural landscapes coming together to celebrate the River Red Gum (Euclayptus camaldulensis)

Come along and join artist Lorraine Connelly-Northey for an in depth look and discussion on her featured works in the exhibition Red Gum. Lorraine will talk about cultural awareness, the traditional use of the River Red Gum and her artworks that explore these themes. Students will be given a unique opportunity to discuss one on one with the artist on any questions they have. This is a very rare chance to meet the artist and schools are encouraged to book their students in for a session times available one day only. Allocated one hour time slots for upper primary and secondary students are available between  9.30AM  – 2.30PM . The spaces are limited so please book with the Gallery.

 

Booking is essential so please call the gallery on 03 5722 0865  or book now!

 

image: Lorraine CONNELLY-NORTHEY, An O’Possum – skin cloak: Silver grey/Brushtail possums (detail), 2012, Galvanised tin/iron and tie wire with aluminium rivets, Wangaratta Art Gallery Collection.