Course Summary

Exploration of the life and work of three Australian artists – John Brack, Fred Cress and Jan Senbergs. See how each artist responded in a unique way to the fundamental issues of provincialism and Modernism that faced Australians developing a personal artistic vision through the latter decades of the 20th Century.

Course Sessions

Wednesday, 22nd May - 3 classes


Session ID DNAT0501C
22 May - 5 Jun 11:30am - 1:00pm
Location CAE
Session Fees
$159 / $152 (conc)
Teacher
Richard Stone

Richard Stone has long been intrigued by history and fascinated by human creativity. An extended period of tertiary study produced a Degree in Art History and Music along with Diplomas in Art and Design and in Education, followed by a satisfying 30-year career as a teacher and lecturer in independent schools.

Throughout his teaching career, Richard also practised as a painter and photographer and satisfied an urge to travel by developing a program of European study tours. Since the mid-90s, Richard has accompanied more than 20 groups of secondary students and adults to various destinations in search of cultural enlightenment. Richard has been teaching at the CAE since 2016, sharing his enthusiasm for history, literature and the arts through a range of talks

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