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Exhibition Catalogue

The exhibition catalogue was produced with the assistance of NAVA National Association for the Visual Arts. The Australian Artists’ Grant is a NAVA initiative, made possible through the generous sponsorship of Mrs Janet Holmes à Court and the support of the Visual Arts Board, Australia Council for the Arts.

Catalogue essays

"Drawing is a Verb" by Janet McKenzie. Writer and artist Dr Janet McKenzie studied at the National University (History of Art/Philosophy) and the Canberra School of Art. She taught at the Canberra School of Art, the Victoria College and teh City Art Institute. She has written and co-edited numerous publications including the major publication Contemporary Australian Drawing #1 (2012).

Evolving and Devolving into Dust by Hannah Bertram. Artist Hannah Bertram is a PhD candidate at CVA, University of Melbourne with a MFA and BFA from RMIT Melbourne. Her ephemeral dust installations and building interventions have been exhibited across Australia and Internationally. She is a sessional lecturer at Deakin University Melbourne.

(Who cares) What Drawing Is by Matilda Michell. Artist Matilda Michell has a BFA from National Art School, Sydney and BA (Media Arts and Production) from UTS, Sydney. Matilda has exhibited widely in curated group and solo exhibitions across Australia. Matilda lives in Sydney where she also teaches painting and drawing.

Just Talking - About Drawing Curators Todd Fuller and Lisa Woolfe discuss Just Draw

Download the exhibition catalogue

Children's trail booklet

A copy of the children's trail booklet produced for Just Draw is available on request.

Why inclusive programming is Key by Brooke Boland

Newcastle Art Gallery demonstrates why being inclusive across all facets of programming is essential click here to read full article

Students work ‘gathering dust’ to create unique installation - UON Blog

Newcastle University Blog read the full article here

Newcastle Herald Saturday 6 May 2016

Gathering Dust for a Work of Art | Newcastle Herald Saturday 6 February 2016

Newcastle Herald Saturday 27 February 2016

A taste of local, national and global | Newcastle Herald Art Weekender by John Barnes

Western Advocate Saturday 20 August 2016

Drawing a Crowd for Art