Monday 26 February - Saturday 14 April
25 years of illustration - The art of Anne Spudvilas.
A visually stunning exhibition of illustrations from the multi-award-winning artist and children’s book illustrator Anne Spudvilas. This striking exhibition includes works from picture books by well-known Australian authors such as Isobelle Carmody, Margaret Wild, Bryce Courtney and Gary Crew.
From sketchbooks, dummy books, storyboards and background material viewers will be taken on a creative journey to discover some iconic Australian picture books. The exhibition includes original artworks from award-winning books The Race
, Jenny Angel
, Woolvs in the Sitee
and The Peasant Prince
. Beginning with the cover of Isobelle Carmody’s picture book The Gathering
, the exhibition includes work from Li Cunxin’s popular story Mao’s Last Dancer
in its picture book – The Peasant Prince
The exhibition provides rich opportunities for students to explore the nature of visual texts and to participate in illustrator workshops.
Thursday 8 March, 6pm - 8pm
Book in for school workshops with Anne Spudvilas
Book in for in-house school workshops