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The premier and the pen: Geoff Hook

03 8664 7099

5 May 2017

Join exhibition curator Carolyn Fraser and one of Australia’s finest political cartoonists, Geoff Hook.

In this 45-minute talk, they will take a look at some of Australia’s most memorable political cartoons, illustrating the enduring powerful visual archive of the way social issues have been understood and resolved in the Australian political system.

Bookings are required.

Image: Geoff Hook, Give Labor Another Go! Published in the Herald-Sun, 23 September, 1992, Indian ink, pen and brush on duotone board. Private Collection.

Content: State Library Victoria

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Facilities:
  • Café
  • Lockers
  • Non smoking establishment
  • Public toilet
Entry cost:

Free Entry

Memberships:
  • Meetings and Events Australia
Accessibility:

  • Suitable for guests with sufficient mobility to climb two or three steps, but would benefit from fixtures and fittings to aid balance
  • Suitable for guests who depend on the use of a wheelchair in a seated position at all times