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Ian Smith interview: The James C. Sourris AM collection

Ian Smith talks to Louise Martin-Chew about his life and his art in the past, present and future.

Part of the James C. Sourris Artist Interview Series which contains a number of interviews by prominent Australian artists.

Interviewed 8 May 2014

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Judith Wright interview: The James C Sourris AM Collection

Judith Wright talks to Julie Ewington about her childhood imaginary world, that which has influenced her art including the loss of her baby girl and the fragility of human life, as well as discussing various aspects of her artist works.

Part of the James C. Sourris AM Artist Interview Series which contains a number of interviews by prominent Australian artists.

Interviewed 12 June 2013
 

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Madonna Staunton interview: The James C Sourris AM Collection

Madonna Staunton talks to Professor Robert Leslie Lingard about her art and life, the influences on her art including her childhood, fragile health, and poetry, the various artists and experiences that she has encountered and that which motivates and inspires her.

Part of the James C. Sourris AM Artist Interview Series which contains a number of interviews by prominent Australian artists.

Interviewed 4 Apr 2012

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Gordon Shepherdson interview: The James C Sourris Collection

Gordon Charles Halloran Shepherdson talks to David Burnett about his art, and the influences on his practice including having worked in an abattoir, the sea, fishing and darkness.

Part of the James C. Sourris AM Artist Interview Series which contains a number of interviews by prominent Australian artists.

Interviewed 31 Aug 2012

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Normana Wight interview: The James C Sourris AM Collection

Normana Wight talks to Noreen Grahame about her art, her artistic career, the influence computer technology has had on her art and her future aspirations.

Part of the James C. Sourris AM Artist Interview Series which contains a number of interviews by prominent Australian artists.

Interviewed 21 August 2014

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