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	Image: Tom Roberts A study of Jephthah’s daughter (1899) (detail)

Australian Symbolism lectures

Three art historians take a deeper look at Symbolist tendencies in Australian art.

Image: Tom Roberts A study of Jephthah’s daughter (1899) (detail)

Wednesdays 16–30 May 2012, 7.30pm


Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium

Related exhibition: Australian Symbolism

Australian Symbolism: the art of dreams

Denise Mimmocchi, exhibition curator and assistant curator, Australian art, Art Gallery of NSW


Wednesday 16 May 2012 7:30pm – 8:30pm

The atavistic and the uncanny

Dr Mary Eagle, art historian, Australian National University, Canberra


Wednesday 23 May 2012 7:30pm – 8:30pm

At the edge of the Heidelberg School

Symbolist themes as authentic expressions of the Heidelberg group
Dr Juliette Peers, art historian, RMIT University, Melbourne


Wednesday 30 May 2012 7:30pm – 8:30pm