Walk and Talk: Rosebud

Sat 20 January 2018
1:00pm - 2:00pm
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Free
Accessible
01/20/2018 1:00pm 01/20/2018 2:00pm Walk and Talk: Rosebud Join us for a curator-led tour of the current exhibition just before the official exhibition opening. Hear directly from the artists and gain a deeper understanding of the artworks and the exhibition. Free, but bookings are essential. Book now About the exhibition Australians’ lifetime love affair with the beach is as timeless as sun, sand and sea. Highlighting recent acquisitions and donations into the Town Hall Gallery Collection, this exhibition showcases Matthew Sleeth’s candid photographic series Rosebud, alongside other works not previously displayed. From 2002 until 2006, Matthew visited Rosebud on the Mornington Peninsula in the summer, usually during the first week of January when the foreshore was at its peak. Shot on a medium-format camera, the photographs provide a rich documentation of a quintessential Australian experience: summer holidays camping by the beach. Featuring artists: William Ferguson, Robert Jacks, Dena Kahan, Louis Kahan, Helen Maudsley and Matthew Sleeth. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Join us for a curator-led tour of the current exhibition just before the official exhibition opening. Hear directly from the artists and gain a deeper understanding of the artworks and the exhibition.

Free, but bookings are essential.

Book now

About the exhibition

Australians’ lifetime love affair with the beach is as timeless as sun, sand and sea.

Highlighting recent acquisitions and donations into the Town Hall Gallery Collection, this exhibition showcases Matthew Sleeth’s candid photographic series Rosebud, alongside other works not previously displayed.

From 2002 until 2006, Matthew visited Rosebud on the Mornington Peninsula in the summer, usually during the first week of January when the foreshore was at its peak. Shot on a medium-format camera, the photographs provide a rich documentation of a quintessential Australian experience: summer holidays camping by the beach.

Featuring artists: William Ferguson, Robert Jacks, Dena Kahan, Louis Kahan, Helen Maudsley and Matthew Sleeth.

Contact
Boroondara Arts
9278 4770
Category
Visual Arts