National Gallery of Victoria Art School

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National Gallery of Victoria Art School
TypePrivate
Established1867
Location, ,

The National Gallery of Victoria Art School, associated with the National Gallery of Victoria, was a private fine arts college founded in 1867. It was the leading centre for academic art training in Australia until about 1910.[1] Among its luminaries, the school was headed by Sir William Dargie in 1946–1953.,[2] John Brack from 1962–68, and Lenton Parr from 1968 to its absorption into the newly created Victorian College of the Arts.[3]

Alumni, faculty, and administrators[edit]

Alumni[edit]

The School's graduates and former students include:

Faculty and administrators[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ McCulloch, Alan; Susan McCulloch (1994). "Appendix 8". The Encyclopedia of Australian Art. Allen & Unwin. p. 864. ISBN 1-86373-315-9.
  2. ^ "St Kilda Park Primary School". Skhs.org.au. 2 October 2002. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  3. ^ "History". About the VCA. Victorian College of the Arts. Retrieved 3 March 2008.
  4. ^ Cooke, Glenn R. (2007). "Barker, Caroline (1894–1988)". Australian Dictionary of Biography. Archived from the original on 11 March 2018. Retrieved 11 March 2018.
  5. ^ "Rex Irwin Art Dealer – Peter Booth Biography". Rexirwin.com. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  6. ^ Smith, Sue (1999). "Arthur Boyd (1920–1999): An obituary". Grafico Topico. Retrieved 19 May 2013.
  7. ^ Cannon, Michael (1979). "Brodzky, Horace Ascher (1885–1969)", in Australian Dictionary of Biography online, accessed 28 September 2015.
  8. ^ "Art of Fredric McCubbin". Web-Arts. 20 December 1917. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  9. ^ "Max Meldrum Facts, information, pictures | Encyclopedia.com articles about Max Meldrum". Encyclopedia.com. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  10. ^ "Alan Moore". Australian War Memorial. Retrieved 27 September 2015.
  11. ^ Serle, Percival (1949). "Newbury, Albert Ernest". Dictionary of Australian Biography. Sydney: Angus and Robertson. Retrieved 14 October 2009.
  12. ^ "Art News | Sidney Nolan: A New Retrospective at Queensland Art Gallery". Art Knowledge News. 9 October 2010. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  13. ^ Pigot, John (2000). Hilda Rix Nicholas: Her Life and Art. Carlton South, Victoria: The Miegunyah Press at Melbourne University Press. p. 6. ISBN 0-522-84890-7.
  14. ^ "Lot 15: ARTHUR STREETON 1867–1943 'SUNLIGHT SWEET', COOGEE, Sotheby's". Artfact. Retrieved 18 December 2010.
  15. ^ "Biography: Fred Williams". Archived from the original on 18 June 2009. Retrieved 29 June 2009.
  16. ^ Westbrook, Eric, Birth of a Gallery, Macmillans Australia, 1968, p. 79.

Coordinates: 37°49′26″S 144°58′11″E / 37.8238°S 144.9696°E / -37.8238; 144.9696