Baw Baw Shire Art Collection help

Baw Baw Shire Art Collection is mainly landscape painting focused on the West Gippsland region east of Melbourne. Includes early 20th century to contemporay artworks with a number of notable public artworks. Of significance is 2 etchings by Victor Cobb one of Australia's poineer etcher/printmakers, both images are of the same pioneer kitchen 1914 and 1934.
The collection shows the development of the district from a early 20th century rural agricultural landscape to a early 21st century peri urban landscape. The collection came together with the local government amalgamations of the mid 1990's and reflects the eclectic individual taste of the people in the district. The collection is housed throughout council buildings including the West Gippsland Arts Centre and Federation Training, Warragul Campus

Contact Details

Post Office Box 304 Warragul Victoria 3820

0356242407

rodney.scherer@bawbawshire.vic.gov.au

www.bawbawshire.vic.gov.au

Rodney Scherer, Part Time Honorary Curator. Karen Whitaker-Taylor, Cultural Development Officer.

Visitor Information

Civic Place Warragul Victoria 3820

Monday to Friday 09:00 - 17:00

Free

Facilities

Wheelchair access

Cafe

Parking

Shop

Function space

Guided tour

Public programmes

 Toilets

Other Facilities

West Gippsland Performing Arts Centre, For Hire Community Gallery Space, Fountain Room function space.
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