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In response to COVID-19, this exhibition will be closed until Tue 14 Apr. Please check culturetracks.info for the latest information on event dates.
Ozquilt Network’s biennial juried exhibition Art Quilt Australia 2019 features the very best in art quilts from Australia, New Zealand and worldwide. Returning to Yarra Ranges for the second time, this exhibition showcases 35 extraordinary works of art created by incredibly skilful artists who are at the forefront of textile art. This collection of bold, intricate and colourful art quilts combine modern designs and traditional methods to create exquisite landscapes and abstract imaginings.
From Eucalyptic Transition, a celebration of the quintessential Australian tree using wool dyed from its leaves, to Whitewash, a dizzying seascape – Art Quilt Australia 2019 reimagines contemporary Australian art and craft.
The exhibition includes the winners of Ozquilt Network’s Award for Excellence and the acquisitive Expressions: The Wool Quilt Prize.
This exhibition is presented in conjunction with Ozquilt Network Inc and the National Wool Museum.
Image: Dianne Firth, Secret River (detail) © Photographer: Andrew Sikorski
Yarra Ranges Regional Museum, 35-37 Castella St, Lilydale 3140 View Map
35-37 Castella St ,
Exhibition datesSat 8 Feb – Sun 17 May
Opening hoursMuseum is open 10am – 4pm daily, except public holidays
Yarra Ranges Shire Council
P.O. Box 105, Anderson Street
Lilydale, VIC 3140
P 1300 368 333
F (03) 9735 4249
Yarra Ranges Council respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners, the Wurundjeri people, as the custodians of this land. We pay respect to all Aboriginal community Elders, past and present, who have resided in the area and have been an integral part of the history of the region.