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NGV International and NGV Australia

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Booking required

$48 M / $60 G
(Booking Fee $4.50)

General enquiries

Ph +61 3 8620 2222
[email protected]
9am–5pm, daily

Discover the NGV Collection through small-group drawing sessions.

Suitable for all skill levels, materials provided.

Facilitators

Lily Mae Martin graduated from VCA in 2008 with a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drawing). She was awarded the Lionel Gell travelling scholarship and went to Berlin, where she spent several years refining her technical practice. She was a finalist for the 2016 Rick Amor Drawing Prize, Art Gallery of Ballarat; winner of the 2016 Ursula Hoff Institute Emerging Artist Acquisitive Art Award in the National Works on Paper exhibition, Mornington Peninsula Regional Gallery; and shortlisted for the 2016 Paul Guest Drawing Prize, Bendigo Art Gallery and Adelaide Perry Prize for Drawing 2017. In 2019 she was a finalist for the Dobell Drawing Prize.

Kirstin Guenther is a visual artist and trained art teacher with a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) and a Bachelor Degree (Education). She has experience working with prominent Australian artists and working in the community sector.  During her 8 years as an Educator at the National Portrait Gallery she developed and led a popular life drawing workshop series called Drawing the Human, alongside public programs for children, adults, teachers and other special interest groups.

Fri 14 Feb, 10.30am–1pm (Past)

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV International

Sat 15 Feb, 10.30am–1pm (Past)

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV International

Fri 6 Mar, 10.30am–1pm
Line & Light: Practicing Perspective and Scale

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Sat 7 Mar, 10.30am–1pm
Abstract Shapes

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Fri 3 Apr, 10.30am–1pm
The Illusion of Weight: Fabric & Furniture

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV International

Sat 4 Apr, 10.30am–1pm
Drawing a Crowd: Human Proportion

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV International

Fri 1 May, 10.30am–1pm
Textures & Shadows

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Sat 2 May, 10.30am–1pm
Drawing Modernism

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Fri 12 Jun, 10.30am–1pm
Drawing Glass: Looking at Light & Dark

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV International

Sat 13 Jun, 10.30am–1pm
Prints & Patterns

Facilitator Lily Mae Martin, artist

Venue NGV International

Fri 3 Jul, 10.30am–1pm
Learning to See with Your Pencil

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Sat 4 Jul, 10.30am–1pm
Taking a Line for a Walk

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Fri 7 Aug, 10.30am–1pm
The Expressive Pencil: Conveying Emotions

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV International

Sat 8 Aug, 10.30am–1pm
Drawing the Light

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV International

Fri 4 Sep, 10.30am–1pm
Shades of Grey: Smudge, Stipple, Crosshatch

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Sat 5 Sep, 10.30am–1pm
Drawing Nothing: Negative Space

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Fri 2 Oct, 10.30am–1pm
What we Focus on: Focal Points & Details

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV International

Sat 3 Oct, 10.30am–1pm
Breathe, Let’s Make Some Space

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV International

Fri 6 Nov, 10.30am–1pm
Figuratively Speaking: Body Language and Pose

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Sat 7 Nov, 10.30am–1pm
Dot Dot Dot Dash Dash Dash: Finding Patterns

Facilitator Kirstin Guenther, artist

Venue NGV Australia

Members Prints & Drawings NGV International and NGV Australia