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Meet the artist: Michael Meszaros

Sat 7 August 2021
2:30pm - 3:30pm
Sat 7 August 2021 - Sat 11 September 2021
Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
08/07/2021 2:30pm 09/11/2021 3:30pm Meet the artist: Michael Meszaros Drop in to view Town Hall Gallery Community Exhibition ‘50 years as a Sculptor’ and meet Michael Meszaros, the artist behind the works. About the exhibition  This exhibition celebrates local Boroondara sculptor Michael Meszaros’ 50 year career as a full-time, self-supporting artist. Meszaros has produced a number of well-known public works throughout Melbourne, Australia and internationally. Working primarily in bronze, fabricated copper and stainless steel, his work includes portraits, relief sculptures, exhibition sculptures and his particular specialty, medals.  View a collection of Meszaros’ commissioned medals created for prizes, awards, centenaries, and unveilings; as well as more personal works and portraits created for both private and institutional clients. Meszaros’ medals have won a number of international awards and he has received a range of local prizes for his sculptural works. “I am excited to present an exhibition that represents over 50 years of my career as a full time sculptor. I have lived or worked in Boroondara all my life and am thrilled to have a solo show at my local gallery after all these years” says Michael. Image credit: Michael Meszaros pictured with ‘WW1 Tunnellers’, Memorial relief, Townsville and Ploegsteert Belgium, 2010, image courtesy of the artist. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

Drop in to view Town Hall Gallery Community Exhibition ‘50 years as a Sculptor’ and meet Michael Meszaros, the artist behind the works.

About the exhibition 

This exhibition celebrates local Boroondara sculptor Michael Meszaros’ 50 year career as a full-time, self-supporting artist. Meszaros has produced a number of well-known public works throughout Melbourne, Australia and internationally. Working primarily in bronze, fabricated copper and stainless steel, his work includes portraits, relief sculptures, exhibition sculptures and his particular specialty, medals. 

View a collection of Meszaros’ commissioned medals created for prizes, awards, centenaries, and unveilings; as well as more personal works and portraits created for both private and institutional clients. Meszaros’ medals have won a number of international awards and he has received a range of local prizes for his sculptural works.

“I am excited to present an exhibition that represents over 50 years of my career as a full time sculptor. I have lived or worked in Boroondara all my life and am thrilled to have a solo show at my local gallery after all these years” says Michael.

Image credit: Michael Meszaros pictured with ‘WW1 Tunnellers’, Memorial relief, Townsville and Ploegsteert Belgium, 2010, image courtesy of the artist.

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  1. Sat 7 August 2021
    2:30pm - 3:30pm
     
  2. Sat 11 September 2021
    2:30pm - 3:30pm
     
Contact
Boroondara Arts
Category
Visual Arts