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Friday Talk: On the Life & Work of Nora Heysen

25 October @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Sign at UWA indicating the direction of the Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery

Join writer Anne-Louise Willoughby as she discusses painter Nora Heysen (1911-2003), whose work is currently on view in the exhibition Cosmopolitan. Heysen was the first woman to win the Archibald Prize, and Australia’s first female painter to be appointed an official war artist.

Fremantle-based writer Anne-Louise Willoughby is the author of Nora Heysen: A Portrait (Fremantle Press, 2019). She has worked as a lecturer and tutor in creative writing at the University of Western Australia with a particular interest in memoir and biography.

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Photo credit:  Ilkka K Photography.


25 October
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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