POSTPONED - ARTSPEAK 2021: Sir William Dobell (OBE)

William Dobell pictured at Newcastle Art Gallery in the War Memorial Cultural Centre c.1969
Friday 22 October 2021
27 days from now
6.00pm - 7.30pm
1.5 hours

ARTSPEAK 2021 has been postponed until 2022. Ticket holders will be contacted and issued with refunds. A new date will be advised when the health restrictions are eased.


This event is presented by the Newcastle Art Gallery Society.

Sir William Dobell KBE OBE (1899 – 1970) or Bill Dobell, as he preferred was one of Australia’s best known portrait and landscape painters. Join Lorraine Kypiotis, Senior Lecturer, National Art School Sydney as she reveals more about the artist - winner of the prestigious Archibald Prize three times with his expressionist portraiture style and his legacy the Dobell Prize for Drawing Prize that encourages excellence in drawing and draughtsmanship among Australian artists.

William Dobell pictured at Newcastle Art Gallery in the War Memorial Cultural Centre c.1969

Prices

  • Members $25
  • Non-members $30
  • Students $10

Contact

Venue

Art Gallery Society Events
1 Laman Street
Newcastle
2300