• Stella Bowen: art, love & war

    12 Oct 2002 to 8 Dec 2002
    Guest curator: Lola Wilkins

    An Australian War Memorial touring exhibition

    Stella Bowen: art, love & war is the first retrospective of the work of expatriate Australian artist Stella Bowen. Featuring seventy-two works spanning over forty years, the exhibition brings together works from the Australian War Memorial collection and private collections throughout Australia, Britain, and the United States. Stella Bowen’s career took her from Adelaide to London and Paris. Towards the end of her career she was appointed an official RAAF war artist. This exhibition includes works from her earlier bohemian period, as well as her later, and better-known, wartime paintings. 

     

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Our lift is currently been service and will be out-of-order until Friday 7 August. Public space are accessible via stairs only for this period.

How do we determine the difference between art and craft? This Wednesday at 1pm, join our Assistant Curator Suzette Wearne for a floor talk on 'More love hours: Contemporary artists and craft'. 

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The Ian Potter Museum of Art
The University of Melbourne

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  • University of Melbourne
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