Nora Heysen: Australia’s first female official war artist
Free curator-led art tour
Meet in the Orientation Gallery, 12.30pm
Join a curator for a behind-the-scenes tour of Nora Heysen’s works on paper and objects related to her deployment. Commissioned to depict the women’s war effort during the Second World War, she completed more than 170 works of the medical front line in New Guinea, as well as medical advances in fighting tropical disease in Australia.
Bookings are essential, and close Tuesday 4 December
P: (02) 6243 4473