Baw Baw’s art stash shown to public
Baw Baw News By William PJ Kulich // 17:29, Friday 7 June 2013
SELECTED artworks from the Baw Baw Shire Council’s collection have been put on display for the public to see, many for the first time in years.
Pictured: artworks displayed at the exhibition. Photos: William PJ Kulich.
Billed by the council as “a rare opportunity to view [its] art collection,” From the Collection displays selected artworks collected by the Baw Baw Shire and the amalgamated Warragul, Buln Buln and Narracan.
The council owns many artworks of local significance, sourced through local art competitions, purchased by council committees or received as gifts.
From the Collection was guided by the council’s Arts and Cultural Advisory Committee.
The exhibition opened at the West Gippsland Arts Centre on Tuesday and will run until 1 July.
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