Exhibition talks: John Russell
Short talks by experts
Discover the stories behind the artworks in the exhibition John Russell in this series of talks.
Image: John Russell In the morning, Alpes Maritimes from Antibes 1890–91 (detail) National Gallery of Australia, Canberra,
Conservator Paula Dredge
Paula Dredge, the Gallery’s head of painting conservation, will discuss Russell’s use of colour and pigments.
Wednesday 19 September 2018 5:30pm – 6pm
Curator Anne Gérard-Austin
Anne Gérard-Austin, the Gallery’s assistant curator of international art, will talk to Russell’s participation in the Parisian salons.
Wednesday 26 September 2018 5:30pm – 6pm
Curator Jackie Dunn
Jackie Dunn, the Gallery’s curator of special exhibitions, will look at the long lasting friendship between Russell and Auguste Rodin.
Wednesday 3 October 2018 5:30pm – 6pm
Curator Nick Yelverton
Nick Yelverton, the Gallery’s assistant curator of Australian art, will discuss the previous lack of recognition for John Russell and the efforts to bring his work to prominence.
Wednesday 10 October 2018 5:30pm – 6pm