Australia born 1945
Women hold up half the sky.
Collection Title: This is the house that Peg built
Place made: Prospect, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
Materials & Technique: prints, ink; paper screenprint, printed in colour inks, from multiple stencils Support: shiny cream wove paper
One of the founding members of the Visual Art Group of the Progressive Art Movement was sculptor, painter and printmaker, Ann Newmarch, whose most recognised work in this medium is her iconic poster Women hold up half the sky! 1978.
Text © National Gallery of Australia, Canberra