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Fanny de Mole 'Gum wattle and silver wattle' from Wild flowers of South Australia Adelaide: Paul Jerrard & Son, 1861 hand-coloured lithograph printed image Collection of the National Gallery of Australia
The secreted history of Grace Crowley
Saturday 14 April 2pm
ADS Donaldson, artist, discusses the history of Australian abstract art and the relationship between Grace Crowley and Mary Webb.
Tuesday 17 April 12.45pm
David Wise, Senior Paintings Conservator, examines the materials and techniques used by the artist.
Saturday 14 April 6pm
Join Roger Butler, curator of the exhibition, for a tour followed by refreshments in the Members' Lounge.
$25 members and their guests
Saturday 21 April 2pm
Join an artist and a master printer for their unique perspectives on the exhibition.
2pm eX de Medici, artist
2.20pm John Loane, master printer
WiKid prints for kids
Tuesday 17 April 10am
Thursday 19 April 10am
Tuesday 24 April 10am
Join Jenny Manning, Gallery Educator, for a tour of the print exhibitions before taking a bus ride to Megalo Access Arts studios to transfer and print your designs as lino cuts with Cecile Galiazzo, Megalo Tutor.
$30; $25 members (includes materials)
Meet in Gallery Foyer
Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec 'La passagère du 54 – promenade en yacht [Passenger from (cabin) 54 – on a cruise]' 1896, lithograph, Collection of the National Gallery of Australia, purchased with the assistance of Orde Poynton Esq. CMG 1992
Toulouse-Lautrec: the full story
DVD, 2006, 18yrs +, 120 min
Sunday 15 April 2pm
Directed and presented by Waldemar Januszczak, this documentary charts the artist's rise to fame, exploring the events, the people and the times that inspired him
James O Fairfax Theatre
The art of persuasion
Tuesday 24 April 12.45pm
Mark Henshaw, Curator, International Prints and Posters, discusses selected works from the exhibition.
Orde Poynton Gallery
Anzac Day screening
Soundtrack to war
DVD, 2004, M, 95 min
Wednesday 25 April 2pm
Artist George Gittoes' documentary highlights his friendship with US musician soldiers during the recent war in Iraq and the unique music they produced as a direct response to their experiences.
James O Fairfax Theatre