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The Meroogal Women's Art Prize Exhibition

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A tribute to the four generations of women
Photo James Horan for Sydney Living Museums

The Meroogal Women's Art Prize celebrates the creativity and achievements of female artists across NSW.

Now in its 17th year, the exhibition showcases the work of 35 talented artists in the historic house of Meroogal and its garden, throwing new light on the house's stories and rich collection of objects.

Tamara Dean, Transience, photograph, 1st prize winner, 2018 Meroogal Women's Art Prize. Courtesy the artist and Martin Browne Contemporary. Photo Nicholas Watts for Sydney Living Museums.

Tour the house and exhibition which pays tribute to the four generations of women from the Thorburn and Macgregor families who lived at Meroogal in Nowra for almost 100 years.

Guests can also add to the interactive Water Picnic artwork and vote for their favourite work in the People's Choice Awards.

Kim Davies, Carpet moth, hessian, cotton fabric, woollen and cotton yarn, wire, upholstery tacks, 2nd prize winner, 2018 Meroogal Women's Art Prize. Photo Nicholas Watt for Sydney Living Museums.

Come along this weekend and join the felt-making for sculpture workshop led by exhibiting artist Anita Larkin and enjoy a guided tour.

The exhibition is on now until 30 March 2019.

Beth Norling, not all things are washed away, soap, ink, highly commended, 2018 Meroogal Women's Art Prize. Photo Nicholas Watt for Sydney Living Museums.

Meroogal is located on the corner of West and Worrigee Streets, Nowra NSW 2541.

The exhibition is open every Saturday from 10am to 4pm and also open Thursday to Saturday during NSW school holidays.

​Entry by guided tour only - admission fees are as follows: $12 adults, $8 concession and $30 family.

Plan your visit to The Meroogal Women's Art Prize Exhibition today. For more information on the prize winners and finalists, please visit slm.is/meroogalartprize

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When: until 30 March 2019
Where: Corner West and Worrigee streets, Nowra, NSW 2541
Cost: ​Entry by guided tour only, admission charges apply
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