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ARTIST OF THE MONTH _ Gloria Anne Bell
18 March @ 11:00 am - 15 April @ 4:00 pm
Anne Bell is a longtime member of the Geelong Art Society . As a celebration of her coming 90th birthday she will be the Society’s ARTIST OF THE MONTH . This exhibition will take place at Shearers Arms Gallery 202 Aberdeen St Geelong West from March 18 to April 15 . Anne has been painting in various mediums for 85 of her 90 years . Although she has 7 years formal training , she continues to explore and learn more techniques and methods . This amazing exhibition covers all phases of her Art journey , with many works being for sale . In her ARTIST OF THE MONTH exhibition you will see a life story : Early work 10 to 16 , Mid-life , the retirement . Anne trained as an art teacher in the victorian Education Department , teaching in tertiary and secondary schools for twenty five years . Were you one of her students?
Along the way, Anne’s art has gone to the UK,USA.NZ, Japan and across Australia .
On Saturday , March 24 , you will have the opportunity to meet this remarkable woman and to hear the background stories behind her work . On this day , she is hosting an open day / afternoon tea from 2pm to 4pm.
Come along and meet Anne and celebrate her Art journey .
Anne supports a wide range of charities with her greeting cards and sells them where she can .
Shearers Arms Gallery , 202 Aberdeen St , Geelong West . Open hours – Tues – Fri 11am – 3pm , Weekends 1pm- 4pm
Contact : Gallery 52231825 , Anne 52437535
Website : geelongartsociety.weebly.com