Paintings in Profile

From Wed 2 November 2022
Until Sat 18 February 2023
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
11/02/2022 10:00 am 02/18/2023 5:00 pm Paintings in Profile Revealing and intimate, ‘Paintings in Profile’ features artworks that celebrate our enduring fascination with portraiture. This exhibition delves into a timeless genre exploring the human psyche, connection, and expression. Through traditional, modern, and contemporary examples of portraiture spanning decades, this exhibition is an opportunity to view artworks and new acquisitions from the Town Hall Gallery Collection. Combining artworks and historical memorabilia from the past municipalities of Kew, Hawthorn and Camberwell, the Town Hall Gallery Collection aims to nurture a sense of community and shared history as well as enhance public spaces and community wellbeing. The Collection highlights the diverse cultural interests and social history of the Boroondara community. Items from the Collection can be viewed online via the Town Hall Gallery Collection website. Image credit: Ronald Greenaway, ‘Portrait of Joyce Greenaway,’ 1958, oil on board, 113 x 91 cm, collection of Town Hall Gallery. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

Revealing and intimate, ‘Paintings in Profile’ features artworks that celebrate our enduring fascination with portraiture. This exhibition delves into a timeless genre exploring the human psyche, connection, and expression. Through traditional, modern, and contemporary examples of portraiture spanning decades, this exhibition is an opportunity to view artworks and new acquisitions from the Town Hall Gallery Collection.

Combining artworks and historical memorabilia from the past municipalities of Kew, Hawthorn and Camberwell, the Town Hall Gallery Collection aims to nurture a sense of community and shared history as well as enhance public spaces and community wellbeing. The Collection highlights the diverse cultural interests and social history of the Boroondara community.

Items from the Collection can be viewed online via the Town Hall Gallery Collection website.

Image credit: Ronald Greenaway, ‘Portrait of Joyce Greenaway,’ 1958, oil on board, 113 x 91 cm, collection of Town Hall Gallery.
Contact
Boroondara Arts
Category
Visual Arts