Artists of the Valley & Gorman's Art Gallery – Casterton

Group of Artists from Casterton, country Victoria, and further afield in Australia

Clarice Beckett Art Award – on for 2021

With last year being a non-event, literally, it’s wonderful to see Gorman’s Art Gallery once again hosting the ‘annual’ Award in honour of Casterton-born artist, Clarice Beckett.

May 17, 2021 · Leave a comment

Clarice Beckett Honoured in Style by Winners

Last night was an extremely special time at Gorman’s Art Gallery in Casterton.  Not only was it the opening of the annual Clarice Beckett Art Award , but it also … Continue reading

June 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Respect for ‘Our’ Clarice Beckett

Several of our members recently attended a book launch in Casterton.  Written by historian Bernard Wallace, ‘Some Significant Women of Portland and Victoria’s Southwest’ features, among other notable women of … Continue reading

June 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

A Successful 2015 Clarice Beckett Award

June’s Queen’s Birthday weekend provided a choice selection of art for the influx of more than 7,000 visitors to Casterton for the annual Kelpie Muster.  There was our own Clarice … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Clarice Beckett Art Award 2014 Results

  This year saw changes and improvements to the organisation and administration of our annual award and exhibition. The event ran smoothly, with members doing their bit to ensure visitors … Continue reading

August 26, 2014 · Leave a comment

One of Our Own Wins Clarice Beckett Award

The Clarice Beckett Award for 2013 was won by local artist, and member of Artists of the Valley, Collin Tenney for his acrylic painting titled ‘A life on Canvas’.  The … Continue reading

August 9, 2013 · 1 Comment

Clarice Beckett 1887-1935

Clarice Beckett was born in Casterton, Victoria in 1887.  In about 1914, with the support of friends who were artists and her mother, despite her father’s resistance to the idea, … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · 1 Comment

Clarice Beckett Art Award 2013

The Artists of the Valley host and sponsor the annual Clarice Beckett Art Award in the Casterton-born artist’s honour.  The award, held in June during the Queen’s Birthday weekend (8th … Continue reading

March 18, 2013 · Leave a comment