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  • 21 Dec 2020 5:10 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)
    Unfortunately the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show has been cancelled and so our exhibition there will not be held.
  • 12 Nov 2020 12:16 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    The BASA Flora 2020 Online Exhibition opens on Saturday 14 November 2020.  102 works from 53 artists will be available for sale.

    Links to the exhibition will be available from the BASA website.

  • 23 Sep 2020 2:34 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    BASA is going to hold an online exhibition of its members' work from 14 November 2020 to 14 February 2021. All works will be for sale.

    Entry forms for members will be available shortly and must be submitted by 30 October.

  • 30 Aug 2020 1:55 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, BASA has had to postpone its planned exhibitions for the rest of this year. However if you are a member of BASA we have been running very popular forums for displaying your work and competing for a $50 prize. Join us to view and participate!

  • 15 May 2020 7:08 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    Applications for The Art of Botanical Illustration 2020 are now open and available from the Friends website by clicking here. The closing date for entry and online submission of artwork is 11.59pm 9 August 2020.

    Artists must complete both the entry form and upload their high resolution artwork to DropBox to complete the application in full. Incomplete applications cannot be considered.

    The selection of artwork based on the criteria outlined in the ‘Conditions of Entry’ will take place in August and successful artists will be notified on 1 September 2020 via email.

  • 21 Apr 2020 4:25 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    EXCITING NEWS! Botanic Illustration Classes presented by the Melbourne Friends of the Gardens will be presented online starting next week.

    With COVID-19 restrictions in place, our staff and dedicated tutors have put together an online program which means even if you don’t live in Melbourne you can still join us.

    The program extends over 8 weeks with a two-hour class each week. Our wonderful tutors include Dianne Emery, Mali Moir and Jessie Ford who all have an amazing amount of experience and knowledge to share.

    If you’re interested or want to know more, please contact Jill, who will send out information and class times  jill.scown@frbgmelb.org.au

    We hope you can join us online.

  • 19 Mar 2020 7:55 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    Some of the works that would have been exhibited at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show can be seen on our MIFGS 2020 page under Previous Exhibitions.

  • 16 Mar 2020 10:27 AM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    Unfortunately due to the COVID-19 epidemic the  Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show has been cancelled. This is in accordance with the advice given by the Chief Medical Officer of Australia and the Federal Government.

    We regret the inconvenience to our artists and to the general public but the health and safety of everyone involved is the top priority.

    You can see some of the works that would have been exhibited here.

  • 26 Feb 2020 3:14 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    Come and see the BASA Exhibition at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show which runs from March 25 to 29. The art exhibition is upstairs in the Royal Exhibition Building in Carlton Gardens.

    We have 36 of our artists exhibiting 62 beautiful works.

    Some of the works that will be on show and for sale will be shown on our Facebook and Instagram pages over the next few weeks so keep a look out for them.

  • 13 Dec 2019 5:08 PM | Thea Clark (Administrator)

    Registration is now closed for members to enter the BASA Exhibition at the Melbourne International Flower and Garden Show which is on from 25-29 March 2020.
    Click on the event in the Upcoming Exhibitions list and follow the instructions.

    Entries closed on February 12.

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