Behind the Lines: Fiona Katauskas in conversation with Robert Gott

event date: 
Saturday, 28 October 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: 
Temporary Gallery

 

A Warrnambool Art Gallery Public Program event to coincide with the exhibition Behind the Lines 2016: The year’s best political cartoons -- 3 September – 5 November 2017

Warrnambool Art Gallery cordially invites you to this special event: Saturday 28 October 2–3.30 pm
Fiona Katauskas in conversation with Robert Gott
All welcome
Free event - Refreshments provided 
(Bookings appreciated)

FIONA KATAUSKAS is a freelance cartoonist and illustrator based in Sydney. Her work has been published in a range of newspapers, magazines and websites, including the Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Age, The Financial Review, The Chaser, Australian Doctor, New Matilda and Eureka Street as well as on cards for the Ink Group and t-shirts for Mambo. Her political cartoons regularly appear in the Museum of Australian Democracy at Old Parliament House's annual Behind the Lines exhibition and Scribe’s Best Australian Political Cartoon collections. www.fionakatauskas.com

ROBERT GOTT is the author of more than 90 mostly non-fiction books for children. He is also the author of six crime novels for adults, two of which have been shortlisted as Best Crime Fiction in the Ned Kelly Awards. As well as his writing, he draws, and is the creator of the Newspaper cartoon The Adventures of Naked Man which ran for 19 years in The Age newspaper. He has had several exhibitions of his cartoons, including an exhibition at the Customs House Gallery here in Warrnambool.

Bookings

+ Bookings encouraged - tickets available at Eventbrite

+ Free entry

+ Audio loop available and wheelchair accessible

+ Suitable for all ages