Meet the artists

Be inspired by the artists who are creating and exhibiting art in Boroondara. Listen to local artists talk about their art and gain insight into the artworks exhibited at the Town Hall Gallery through artist’s interviews.

Artists of Boroondara

#ArtistsofBoroondara is a video series produced by Boroondara Arts that celebrates the creativity of artists who live or work in Boroondara.

Listen to local artists talk about their influences, tools and materials, their passion, and the challenges and joy they experience in making art.

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Tue 26 June 2018

In the studio with Bill Ferguson: painting from intuition

Speaking from his studio in Hawthorn, painter Bill Ferguson describes the challenges of finding one’s voice as an artist, his painting style, and his painting 'The Mourning Figure' (part of the Town Hall Gallery Collection).

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Tue 26 June 2018

In the studio with Bill Ferguson: the power of colour

Bill Ferguson describes why colour is the most important element in his work.

Artist interviews

Listen to artists who have exhibited at the Town Hall Gallery talk about their art and what inspired them to create the works they presented as part of the Town Hall Gallery curated exhibition program.

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Fri 22 June 2018

Carolyn Lewens and Pamela Bain, artists

Artists Carolyn Lewens and Pamela Bain discuss the galactic inspirations behind the DEEPER, DARKER, BRIGHTER exhibition.

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Fri 22 June 2018

Matthew Sleeth, photographer

Photographer Matthew Sleeth looks back at the memories of summer holidays that inspired the exhibition, Rosebud.

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Fri 22 June 2018

Tim Craker, painter, sculptor and installation artist

Artist Tim Craker discusses how he brought new life to common household objects in the Elevating the Everyday exhibition.

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Fri 22 June 2018

Honor Freeman, sculptor

Sculptor Honor Freeman discusses Soap Score, her remarkable installation from Elevating the Everyday that features 656 bars of soap cast in porcelain.

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Wed 1 August 2018

ek.1 (Katie Louise Williams and Emma Hicks), artists

Artists ek.1 (Katie Louise Williams and Emma Hicks) describe the object from the Town Hall Gallery Collection that inspired their new work for the Unknown, Untitled exhibition.

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