Local portraits at the Cultural Centre

Leahy and Watson: Portrait of Neil Duncan 2018, archival print on Hahnemuehle photo rag.
Leahy and Watson: Portrait of Neil Duncan 2018, archival print on Hahnemuehle photo rag.

Blue Mountains City Art Gallery is celebrating the Blue Mountains community with a major portrait exhibition of local personalities and community members. Over 40 artworks in a broad range of styles and media such as painting, photography, drawing, collage and mixed media will be exhibited together with a selection of local students’ work.

The exhibition will be opened the mayor, Cr Mark Greenhill, on Friday, January 25 from 6-8pm. Free event with entertainment by the Vanessa Casperz and James Emerson Jazz Duo. Cash bar.

Exhibiting artists are: Abigail Peralta, Adam Knott, Alison Rice, Andrew Merry, Anna Di Mezza, Anne Blair-Hickman, Anne Crestani, Anne Smith, Ben Tankard, Ben Pearse, Brigitte Grant, Camille Walsh, Cate Dudley, Charlotte Ebbings, Christian Mortensen, Damian Castaldi, David Brazil, Di Clark, Faye Wilson, Fi Kanera, Gerlinde Thomas, Greame Wienand, Jeanette Starr, Jennifer Gabbay, Judith Martinez & Craig Billingham, Julian Wrigley, Julie Paterson, Kara Cooper, Kayo Yokoyama, Kunchok Gyaltsen, Leahy & Watson, Lilianne Ivins, Lynn Godfree, Margaret Ellen Burns, Marlene Jones, Marty Walker, Mathew Lynn, Nicole Toms, Peter Adams, Rachel Hannan, Reyna Fellows, Robert Malherbe, Robin Martin, Ron Salz, Samuel Quinteros, Sean O'Keeffe, Sophie Haythornthwaite, Stella Pretty, Stephanie Simcox, Stephen MacFarlane, Tim Newman, Tony Grant, Trish Davies, Victor Peralta, Warren Hinder, Wendy Tsai and students from Katoomba High School, Blaxland High School, Blue Mountains Grammar School, Kindle Hill School and Springwood High School.