1. Detail - William Strutt, Bushrangers, Victoria, Australia 1852 (1887) (The University of Melbourne Art Collection, Gift of the Sir Russell and Mab Grimwade ‘Miegunyah’ Bequest, 1973) 2. Detail - Te Pehi Kupe by John Sylvester (c.1795-1829) (Rex Nan Kivell Collection, National Library of Australia) 3. Detail - William Shakespeare by Martin Droeshout (1623) (Rex Nan Kivell Collection, National Library of Australia)

New exhibitions at the National Library of Australia

Come and engage with the lead curator's of two new exhibitions at the National Library of Australia.

Nat Williams (James and Bettison Treasures Curator) will provide an insight into the development of Portraits of the famous and infamous: Rex Nan Kivell collection, an exhibition exploring the notion of portraiture and many of the most notable names and artists of the past 500 years.

Matt Jones (Curator of Exhibitions) will speak about Heroes and villains: Strutt's Australia, an exhibition showcasing the work of Australia's first great history painter.

Drinks and nibbles provided.

When:    Wednesday 21 Oct 2015
Time:      5.30 – 7.00 pm
Where:   National Library of Australia
Cost:      Members FREE
               (including institutional members according to card entitlements)
               Non-members  $10

Acceptances by COB Monday 19 Oct 2015: email




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