By Jed Lanyon
TarraWarra Museum of Art’s popular Open Weekend returns on Saturday 30 and Sunday 31 March 2019 with two days of free Museum entry and a jam-packed program of creative workshops.
The Open Weekend will feature a Makers’ Market featuring Yarra Ranges artists, live painting performances by Ash Keating, music, pop-up tours and more.
Be inspired by the latest exhibitions starring Tracey Moffatt and Katie West, and grab food and drinks from the food truck hub, all amongst the leafy surrounds of the museum grounds.
Melbourne-based artist Mr Keating will turn a 10 metre long billboard into a vibrant, site-responsive outdoor artwork.
Take part in landscape sketching workshops, drop-by creative workshops for children, entry to several solo exhibitions, pop-up museum tours all free of charge.
TarraWarra Museum of Art Director, Victoria Lynn welcomes visitors to bring along a picnic.
“Open Weekend is a perfect way to experience the unique setting of the Museum as we throw open our doors to the local community and beyond.
“We encourage everyone to come and help us celebrate the diversity of creativity in the Yarra Ranges region and see our latest exhibitions,” Ms Lynn said.
TarraWarra Museum of Art is located at 313 Healesville-Yarra Glen Road, Healesville VIC 3777.