Artist Floor Talk: Marion Manifold

event date: 
Saturday, 16 December 2017 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Join artist Marion Manifold as she discusses the themes and inspiration behind Marion's new exhibition Ancestral Memories, now on at the WAG until Februrary 11, 2018.

+ Free event

+ No bookings required

+ Audio loop available and wheelchair accessible

+ Suitable for ages 15 and above

Marion Manifold

Marion has received major awards including the prestigious Shell Fremantle Print Award 2001, the Silk Cut Acquisitive Award 2008, and Geelong Print Acquisitive Award 2008, and residencies include the Australia Council for the Arts Paris residency 2008, Print Council of Australia residencies, RMIT residency 2005, and an Australian Print Workshop collaboration 2016. Marion was born in Melbourne but has lived in regional Victoria since 1976. She has an extensive solo and group exhibition history with work held in the National Gallery of Australia and major public collections across Australia and overseas.


Image Credit:
Left: Marion printing -"Dearest Sophie, the bandicoots are so numerous and sneak our supplies... 2013, linocut, watercolour. Right: The Land "Mary" 1931, 2009, linocut, watercolour (detail).