Curator and Contributors Talk
Portraits of Hilda
Join Heather Lee, Gallery and Heritage Team Leader, and Hilda Elliott: A Conversation
exhibition curator for an informative conversation with Portraits of Hilda
Background information on Portraits of Hilda
Last year, Mildura Arts Centre put a call out to female identifying artists to draw inspiration from the life of Hilda Elliott, to create a new work that would suggest, or express an impression of, who Hilda was – and to recapture her voice.
Respondents drew inspiration from an all day workshop, and immersed themselves in the Hilda Elliott Bequest, and also dived into archival materials. You can now see the works in Gallery 1.
The Portraits of Hilda
contributors are Catherine Benchmo, Kate Cotching, Kerrie Giddings, Anne Hederics, Nikita Hederics, Prue Hobbs, Christine Johnson, Olivia McCarten, and Donna Williams.
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