National Gallery of Victoria Art School

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The National Gallery of Victoria Art School, associated with the National Gallery of Victoria, was a private fine arts college founded in 1867.wikipedia
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The National Gallery of Victoria Art School, associated with the National Gallery of Victoria, was a private fine arts college founded in 1867.
The National Gallery of Victoria Art School, associated with the gallery, was founded in 1867 and remained the leading centre for academic art training in Australia until about 1910.

John Brack

Among its luminaries, the school was headed by Sir William Dargie in 1946–53, John Brack from 1962–68, and Lenton Parr from 1968 to its absorption into the newly created Victorian College of the Arts.
He was appointed Head of National Gallery of Victoria Art School (1962–68), where he was an influence on many artists and the creation of the expanded school attached to the new gallery building.

Caroline Barker (artist)

Caroline Barker
She commenced her art studies at the art school at the Melbourne Art Gallery (now the National Gallery of Victoria) where she studied painting with Bernard Hall and drawing with Frederick McCubbin.

Ian Armstrong (artist)

Ian Armstrong
By 1943 he had commenced evening classes at the National Gallery School which he continued until 1950.

Peter Booth

He and his family migrated to Australia in 1958, where he worked as a labourer for several years before attending the National Gallery School in Melbourne.

Norma Bull

Bull was born and grew up in Melbourne, where her father was the Director of Bacteriology at Melbourne University In 1932 she graduated from the National Gallery of Victoria Art School, having won numerous prizes and scholarships during her time as a student.

Horace Brodzky

Brodzky studied initially at the National Gallery School in Melbourne.

Arthur Boyd

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After leaving school aged 14 years, Boyd briefly attended night classes at the National Gallery School in Melbourne where Jewish immigrant artist Yosl Bergner introduced Boyd to writers such as Dostoyevsky and Kafka and influenced his humanitarian values and social conscience.

Florence Fuller

There she trained with her uncle Robert Hawker Dowling and teacher Jane Sutherland and took classes at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School, becoming a professional artist in the late 1880s.

Mary Card

She was educated at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School in Melbourne.

Aileen Dent

Aileen R Dent
From 1909 to 1916 she was a student at the National Gallery Art School in Melbourne.

Joy Hester

Joy St. Clair Hester
At 17, Hester enrolled in Commercial Art at Brighton Technical School for one year before leaving to attend the National Gallery School in Melbourne.

Moya Dyring

Moya Dyring Studio
After visiting Paris in 1928, she studied at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School, Melbourne, from 1929 to 1932 where she met her future husband Sam Atyeo.

Ruth Hollick

She was raised in the suburb of Moonee Ponds and educated at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School (1902–06), where one of her teachers was the painter Frederick McCubbin, but she received no formal training in photography.

John Howley

Howley was born in Melbourne and studied at the National Gallery School of Art in Melbourne (1949–54) under Murray Griffin.

Percy Leason

Percy Alexander Leason
During these years he studied at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School under the tutelage of Bernard Hall and Frederick McCubbin.

Frederick McCubbin

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He later worked for a time as solicitor's clerk, a coach painter and in his family's bakery business while studying art at the National Gallery of Victoria's School of Design, where he met Tom Roberts and studied under Eugene von Guerard.

Max Meldrum

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Meldrum studied at the National Gallery School in Melbourne.

Joan Lindsay

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After graduating from Clyde, Lindsay considered becoming an architect, but decided to study art instead, enrolling at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School in Melbourne in 1916.

Sidney Nolan

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From 1934 he attended night classes sporadically at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School.

Alan Moore (war artist)

Alan Moore
He took up his studies again when he turned 18, at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School, this time completing his studies to obtain a degree.

Iso Rae

Isobel "Iso" Rae
After training at Melbourne's National Gallery of Victoria Art School, where she studied alongside Frederick McCubbin and Jane Sutherland, Rae travelled to France in 1887 with her family, and spent most of the rest of her life there.

Hilda Rix Nicholas

Hilda Rix
Born in the Victorian city of Ballarat, she studied under a leading Australian Impressionist, Frederick McCubbin, at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School from 1902 to 1905 and was an early member of the Melbourne Society of Women Painters and Sculptors.

Margaret Preston

Following her classes with Lister, Preston went on to study at the National Gallery of Victoria Art School under Frederick McCubbin from 1889 to 1894.

Norman Macgeorge

He was educated at St Peter's College, Adelaide and studied art at the School of Design in Adelaide under H. P. Gill, and between the years 1891 and 1895 taught art classes at Glenelg Grammar, Queen's College, and Hahndorf College, then moved to Melbourne to continue his studies at the National Gallery School.