Nora Heysen: artistic pioneer BOOKED OUT
A special in-conversation
Nora Heysen was the first woman to win the Archibald Prize and the first woman appointed as an official war artist. Join Anne-Louise Willoughby, author of Nora Heysen: A portrait, in conversation with Denise Mimmocchi, senior curator of Australian art at the Art Gallery of NSW as they discuss the life of this remarkable artist with an all-consuming passion to draw and paint.
Nora Heysen: A portrait is the first biography written of the artist and will be available for purchase and signing in the Gallery Shop at the conclusion of this event.
Image: Nora Heysen Self portrait 1932 (detail) Gift of Howard Hinton 1932 © Lou Klepac
Wednesday 18 September 2019, 11am
Bookings and enquiries: 02 9225 1878
Three full working days (Mon–Fri) notice is required to qualify for a refund. All refunds attract an administration charge of 25% of the ticket price(s) with a minimum charge of $5. Not negotiable. No transfers between sessions.
Duration 1 hour
Location: Centenary Auditorium