Australian Women's Art Register
Welcome to Women's Art Register
The Australian Women's Art Register was established by artists in 1975 to record and promote the work of Australian based women artists.
The Register now holds a collection of national significance with images dating back to 1840.
Our documentation of the cultural heritage of Australian women artists and women's art practices is being used world wide by public organisations, universities, teachers, students, curators, artists and the general public.
How to Support Us
Register is run by a group of volunteers who complete all tasks from
maintaining the archives,
to creating catalogues, fliers and the Bulletin, plus organising special events like occasional exhibitions and artist talks.
Image: Elizabeth Gower, Thinking about the meaning of life, 1990, acrylic on drafting film, 240x360cm
Congratulations Women's Art Register.
Awarded "Best Visual Arts" by the Melbourne Festival Fringe 2015
for " As If Art Festival".
Ensure WAR exists beyond 40 years
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Looking forward to the 13 free events in the AS IF festival program?
As an organisation entirely run by artist volunteers your contributions are vital to our sustainability. All donations are therefore gratefully received and all proceeds go towards running the Register.
To Donate If you would like to contribute please donate via paypal by clicking the Donate button below or click here for other options to donate.
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