• Gosford Art Gallery and Lambert

    Monday 11 February 2008 by Janda Gooding.

    Edogawa Gardens, Gosford I was in Gosford over the weekend opening the George Lambert exhibition at the Regional Art Gallery. Adjacent to the Gallery are the Edogawa Commemorative Gardens, beautiful restful Japanese-style gardens with lotus ponds, pavilions and a dry stone garden. As I was sitting in the tea house looking across the pond, I was reminded how much the scene resembled a Hokusai Japanese woodcut print as …

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  • Exhibition tour

    Monday 9 April 2007 by Janda Gooding.

    The itinerary for the exhibition tour is developing and the following venues have been confirmed: Ian Potter Museum of Art, Melbourne, VIC                            12 August - 28 October 2007 Gosford Regional Art Gallery, Gosford, NSW                           9 February - 30 March 2008 Toowoomba Regional Art Gallery, Toowoomba, QLD            12 April - 25 May 2008 …

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  • George Lambert and 'Windamere'

    Thursday 8 February 2007 by Janda Gooding.

    Windamere, Cobbitty Lenore Heath who works in the Photographs section at the Memorial has an interesting link to George Lambert. Lenore's grandparents, Ben and Alice Heath, owned the guesthouse 'Windamere' where Lambert died in May 1930. Ben was born in Slough, England in 1887 and migrated first to New Zealand and then Australia, settling in Sydney. He married Alice Ward in 1915 and shortly after enlisted in the …

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