Embellish: Costume and the art of Hilda Rix Nicholas
Zingel Place, Bega, NSW, 2550, Australia
4th May 2018 to 16th June 2018
This important retrospective exhibition from the Rix Wright collection, includes paintings, works on paper and sketches as well as photographs, ephemera and costumes. Hilda Rix Nicholas made a significant contribution to Australian art in the period between the First and Second World Wars with her nationalist landscapes and spirited portraits of soldiers. In France she also achieved a remarkable level of success and recognition for an Australian artist, particularly for her orientalist and pastoral subject paintings and drawings.