Brett Whiteley

Brett Whiteley at Raper Street studio, 1986. Photo © Gerrit Fokkema

Wendy Whiteley on the life and work of Brett Whiteley

Wendy Whiteley, the artist’s model and wife for over three decades, shares her recollections of Brett’s life and works in conversation with Wayne Tunnicliffe, head of Australian art, and talks in particular about the artist’s masterpiece, 'Self portrait in the studio’ 1976.

Length: 33:42

Good Pitch/Brett Whiteley Art Board

The Brett Whiteley Art Board has been made possible with the generous support of Good Pitch Australia (a partnership between Shark Island Institute and Documentary Australia Foundation). We acknowledge our philanthropic partners:

The Caledonia Foundation Mark & Louise Nelson Nelson Meers Foundation David & Claire Paradice Rebel Penfold-Russell Tim Fairfax & Tim Fairfax Family Foundation Doc Ross Foundation Phillip Cornwell

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