Talks & Workshops

AGWA Talk: Art As life

Date: Monday 2 June

Time: 11am

Price: Free

Guy Grey-Smith: Art as Life Curator, Melissa Harpley, delves into Guy Grey-Smith the artist and his art. Melissa shares her story in developing this exhibition and insights revealed through her research.

Melissa is joined by Mark Grey-Smith and Sue Grey-Smith who will generously share stories of growing up with their dad, Guy Grey-Smith.


AGWA Discussion: Regionalism, the significance of place

Date: Monday 2 June

Time: 2pm

Price: Free

Taking a lead from Guy Grey-Smith’s determination to create in WA yet actively participate on the national scene, AGWA Curator Robert Cook hosts an interdisciplinary discussion with WA artist Joanna Lamb, author and lecturer David Whish-Wilson and curator and poet John Mateer exploring the relationship between location and creative practice. This discussion is inspired by Guy Grey-Smith: Art as Life.

Joanna Lamb Flatland (Figure A) 2006

Joanna Lamb Flatland (Figure A) 2006. Aacrylic on canvas, 4 panels, 120 x 148cm each. State Art Collection,
Art Gallery of Western Australia. Purchased through the Contemporary Art Group, Art Gallery of Western Australia Foundation, 2006



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