Hobart, Tasmania, Australia 1952 – Surry Hills, New South Wales, Australia 1995


  • USA 1979-87

An exhibition of work by homosexual and lesbian artists, Watters Gallery, Sydney 1978 Title Notes: The designer of the poster is David McDiarmid. The Australian Lesbian and Gay Archives, which I am on the Committee of, has a couple of variations of this poster donated by McDiarmid. There is also a reference to McDiarmid being the designer of this poster in Sally Gray’s ‘Chapter 16: America and the queer diaspora: the case of artist David McDiarmid ‘ in “Transnational Ties: Australian lives in the world (http://epress.anu.edu.au/anu_lives/transnational/html/ch16s06.html). [Nick Henderson, 17 January 2013]
Place made: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, posters, ink; paper screenprint, printed in black ink, from one stencil; with collage of xerography Support: pink wove paper
Manufacturer's Mark: no manufacturer's mark
Edition State: published state
Impression: undesignated impression as issued
Edition: print run unknown

Edition Notes: possibly printed by David MCDIARMID.
Primary Insc: no inscriptions.
Secondary Insc: no inscriptions.
Tertiary Insc: no inscriptions.
Dimensions: printed image 56.2 h x 37.6 w cm sheet 58.0 h x 45.5 w cm
Acknowledgement: Gift of Darryl Collins 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.2073
Subject: Art exhibition poster Homosexuality: Gay and Lesbian
  • Gift to the Australian National Gallery, from Darryl Collins, Canberra, 1987.