This year, YPRL is celebrating International Women’s Day all week! The theme for 2021 is Choose to Challenge.
As we celebrate women’s achievements, this blog post highlights artists.
Wikimedia Australia recently partnered with the Women’s Art register and Yarra Libraries for an edit-a-thon to amplify the biographies of women on Wikipedia working with the online and hard copy archive at Richmond Library.
Among the many local artists in our area, Ilam Duncan (1922-2016) was a City of Whittlesea artist and community teacher who worked as a professional artist for over 65 years.
Clara Southern was a member of the Heidelberg School who established an artistic community in Warrandyte.