Artist Insight | Kate Shone and Cat Blamey Wheeler


2-3pm Friday 13 December 2019 | FREE everyone welcome

Kate Shone and Cat Blamey Wheeler will be talking about their collaborative exhibition, The Big House currently showing at East Gippsland Art Gallery until 18 January.

The Big House is a moving installation about the English Heritage of Kate and Cat’s respective families. One a family of privilege and the other, a family of servitude.The public is invited to join Kate and Cat as they discuss the making of their artworks, traveling the installation to the UK, family secrets, illegitimacy and inherited trauma.

The Big House has recently returned from a successful showing in the UK. Both Kate, a metal smith and Cat, a glass artist are experts in their artistic fields and both have told their stories well.

Everyone is invited to attend and enjoy some afternoon tea

Kate Shone and Catherine Blamey Wheeler


2 Nicholson Street
Bairnsdale Victoria 3875
+61 03 5153 1988


Gallery hours:
Tuesday–Friday 10am–4pm
Saturday 10am–2pm
Sunday-Monday CLOSED

FREE Admission

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The Board and staff of East Gippsland Art Gallery acknowledge the Brabralung people of the Gunaikurnai Nation as the traditional custodians of the land on which the Gallery stands and where we meet, exhibit and celebrate art and heritage.

East Gippsland Art Gallery is principally funded by East Gippsland Shire Council and supported by the Victorian Government through Creative Victoria