Friday 4th and 18th October
Friday 4th October
Dr Claire Baddeley, Senior Curator of Art, will deliver a talk on the Post 45: contemporary conflicts gallery new contemporary art hang. This display highlights contemporary paintings, works–on-paper, textiles and work by the War Memorial’s artist in residence, Baden Pailthorpe, which relate to the conflicts in Iraq and Afghanistan.
This talk will commence from the Post 45 Gallery at 11:00 am.
Friday 18th October
Cherie Prosser, Assistant Curator of Art, will deliver a talk on the works of Sapper G as seen in the Afghanistan: The Australian Story exhibition. The talk will explore his works, what they commemorate and his style, within the historical context of the last deployment of Australian service personnel in Afghanistan.
This talk will commence in the Research Centre at 11:00 am.
Free. No bookings required