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  Margaret River - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Margaret River   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Margaret River is also the unofficial ‘surf capital’ of Western Australia, with international surf championships held on the nearby beaches.
Margaret River was founded in the 1920s as part of a government scheme to attract migrants and establish agriculture in the southwest of Western Australia.
This information should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional.
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 Margaret Olley to be honoured at UQ graduation ceremony - UQ News Online - The University of Queensland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Margaret Olley to be honoured at UQ graduation ceremony
Margaret Olley, one of Australia's most admired and respected artists, will be awarded an honorary degree at one of two University of Queensland graduation ceremonies today Monday, December 15.
While Ms Olley is best-known for painting still lifes and interiors of her own house, a retrospective exhibition of her work in 1997 included highly-regarded landscapes, nudes and self-portraits.
www.uq.edu.au /news/index.phtml?article=1734   (847 words)

  
 Sunday Afternoon: OBSESSIONS: MISS OLLEY
Close friend Barry Humphries takes tea with Margaret and together they discuss her life and art, as he explores her colourful world.
Margaret talks candidly about the highs and lows that have peppered her extraordinary life.
At 79, Olley’s creative energy, intellectual vigour and zest for life are as strong as ever.
www.abc.net.au /arts/sundayafternoon/programs/s1121976.htm   (78 words)

  
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Olley continues in this tradition, in a style she has made her own, continually evolving and understanding the placement of objects in her own familiar environment of her Sydney studio.
Olley's work is well established in the London art world with her first solo exhibition being held here over ten years ago followed by a sell-out show with Nevill Keating Pictures in 1999.
Margaret Olley has just concluded yet another major London exhibition at Nevill Keating Tollemache and is currently painting for another major exhibition in Australia later this year.
www.fineart-heritage.com /index.asp?documentid=12   (493 words)

  
 Untitled1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Margaret Olley, who has work in almost every major art collection in Australia, is now represented in the University of Sydney's Art Collection, thanks to the generous donation by the artist of Kitchen Still Life.
The subject herself of several paintings by others, in one sense Olley was already included in the University Collection, Ms Garside said, by Dobell's portrait of Margaret Olley, a study for the famous painting that won the Archibald Prize in 1949.
While also renowned for her landscapes and portraits, Olley has made a specialty of still lifes and interiors, often using her own home and the homes of her friends as subject matter.
www.usyd.edu.au /publications/news/2K1130News/3011olley.html   (512 words)

  
 Margaret Olley - Australian Paintings - Eva Breuer Art Dealer
Born in Lismore 1923, Margaret Olley is one of Australia’s most prized interior and still life painters.
Demonstrating a fierce disregard for trends and fashions, Olley’s exquisite arrangements of flowers, fruit and objects seduce the viewer with their technical virtuosity and inherent grace.
Olley’s subjects are almost always from her own home - itself famous as an exquisite work of art.
www.evabreuerartdealer.com.au /olley.html   (186 words)

  
 Savill Galleries - Olley, Margaret   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Margaret Olley (1923) Olley studied extensively, both here and overseas.
During the 1940's Olley became a prominent figure in the Sydney art scene and at Hill End including visits to Donald Friend.
Olley is known for her colourful interiors and still life's.
www.savill.com.au /html/olley.htm   (123 words)

  
 Queensland Art Gallery - Margaret Olley: Celebrating Life - Printable   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
This special display of work by Margaret Olley pays tribute to the artist in her 80th year.
The appeal and popularity of her work has increased over her long career and this display showcases some of the finest still-life and interior paintings for which she is renowned.
The Gallery's holdings of works by Margaret Olley have recently been enhanced by the artist's gift of the painting Interior IV 1970.
www.qag.qld.gov.au /exhibitions/past_exhibitions/2003/margaret_olley_celebrating_life?SQ_DESIGN_NAME=printer_friendly   (105 words)

  
 Grafico Arts: Margaret Olley Review 1998
Olley is a part of that tradition, from Vermeer in the seventeenth century to Morandi in the twentieth century...
Olley also has been out of step with an era demanding the outrageous from artists: at the least, people expect artists to argue, drink all night, sleep around, maintain unusual studios.
Olley has friends to dinner parties, but most days does little more than paint in various rooms of her house, wherever ``the light is right for that time of day’’, moving her palette with her on a little three-corner table.
www.grafico-qld.com /books/exhibit/olley1.htm   (1141 words)

  
 Margaret Olley - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Over $105,000 has been donated since the drive began on 19 August.
Margaret Olley (1923 -) is an Australian painter, her work is concentrated on the still life.
This page was last modified 05:24, 25 July 2005.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Margaret_Olley   (63 words)

  
 www.smh.com.au - The philanthropic gold among the tin-rattlers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
When it comes to philanthropy artist Margaret Olley is a shining light, making generous donations to the Art Gallery of NSW and many other causes.
As well as donating a painting for the National Trust's Australian Icon's fundraiser, Olley, who is an Aussie icon herself, also bought three artworks at the auction on Tuesday night.
Olley was disappointed the crowd in the Sofitel ballroom hadn't opened up their wallets more.
www.smh.com.au /text/articles/2005/06/24/1119321902741.html   (1479 words)

  
 Sullivan County Democrat: Obituaries for January 21, 2003
The daughter of the late Martin and Margaret Warde McLoughlin, she was born August 15, 1921, in Treanboy, Glenamaddy, County Galway, Ireland.
Olley was a member of Most Precious Blood Church, the first president of the Altar Rosary Society, chairman of the Altar Group of the Rosary Altar Society, and a member of the Parents Association of Most Precious Blood School.
The son of the late Charles and Margaret Snetlage Sommer, he was born November 16, 1931, in New York City.
www.sc-democrat.com /archives/2003/obits/01January/2003_0121.html   (1534 words)

  
 Little, Ross, and related families: VA - NC - AR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Ola "Olley" MANESS was born in 1809 in Anson Co. NC.
Olley Minerva ROSS, Hosea Thomas ROSS, Elizabeth A. Nancy ROSS.
John L. MARSH and Margaret Drucilla BIVENS were married on 19 Dec 1850 in Union Co. NC.
www.hal-pc.org /~happy/surname/b47.htm   (1734 words)

  
 Margaret Olley & Jeffrey Smart Favourites   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Australia's artistic icons, Margaret Olley and Jeffrey Smart have been invited to select their favourite works from public and private collections throughout Australia.
Margaret Olley and Jeffrey Smart are great personalities and possess an extensive knowledge of art - both historical and contemporary.
Olley is well-known as an exceptional painter of still life and also as a generous benefactor to Australian galleries, and Smart, who has lived in Italy since 1971, is renowned for his dramatic paintings of enigmatic landscapes.
www.nsw.nationaltrust.org.au /olley.html   (211 words)

  
 Artists Represented
Margaret Ackland has been exhibiting regularly at the WAG since 1985.
Her work has been hung in the Archibald Prize exhibition, the Blake Prize exhibition, and the Portia Geach Portrait Prize exhibition, which she won in 1988.
Margaret’s depictions of nudes, still lifes and cityscapes are bold and powerful, revealing competent draughtsmanship.
www.wagnerartgallery.com.au /artists.php?id=1   (65 words)

  
 Paul Smith
Margaret Olley is one of Australia’s best known female artists.
An icon in Australian art, Olley is a specialist of the intimate.
Paul Smith collaborated with Margaret Olley on a luscious rendition of ‘Still Life at Rushcutters Bay'.
www.estudioeditions.com.au /artists.htm   (995 words)

  
 Australian Red Cross
These humble images of the everyday become in her paintings immortal and yet intimate echoes of real substance.
Still-lifes and interiors are her particular metier and Margaret Olley is an indelible part of that great tradition, from Vermeer in the Seventeenth century to Morandi in the twentieth (two of her favourite artists) which finds constant inspiration, beauty and a rich spirit of humanity in the most familiar and unassuming subject matter'.
Margaret Olley is currently painting for a major exhibition to be held in London in 2005.
www.redcross.org.au /howyoucanhelp_ArtforHumanity_molley.htm   (241 words)

  
 Gallery scores a Cezanne hat-trick - www.smh.com.au   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Margaret Olley is not only a great artist, she's also a great philanthropist, writes Steve Meacham.
The artist Margaret Olley remembers the phone call from Edmund Capon, director of the Art Gallery of NSW.
At 80, the never-married Olley is one of Australia's most important public benefactors.
www.smh.com.au /articles/2003/11/21/1069027324620.html   (517 words)

  
 UNE Publicity Office: Release 023/00
Celebrated Australian artist Margaret Olley has donated a part of her extensive art poster collection to the New England Conservatorium of Music (NECOM).
NECOM Managing Director and Chair of Music at UNE, Professor Roger Woodward said Margaret Olley was "one of the most brilliant, talented, creative geniuses Australia had produced and whose works are loved through the length and breath of Europe.
Olley studied in Paris in 1945 and has travelled extensively in Europe and Asia, has exhibited regularly in Sydney for the last 50 years.
www.une.edu.au /publicity/newsreleases/march2000/023-00.html   (374 words)

  
 Lawson~Menzies - Auctioneers, Sydney and Melbourne
During the '50s and '60s the city was home to many of these artists, who showed with one of the best art dealerships in the country, the Johnstone Gallery, which was based in Brisbane.
She tells the story of how he was once sent canvases to paint on by his dealer because they were tired of receiving work on bits of masonite and scraps of paper.
Their ploy didn't work -- Margaret Olley once visited the artist to find he had patched his tent with the canvas.
www.lawsonmenzies.com.au /pr5.html   (1402 words)

  
 CSIRO Land and Water - Scientific Publications 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Congress, 29 September – 3 October 2002, Margaret River, WA Banning, N, Toze, S, and Mee, BJ 2002, 'Escherichia coli survival in groundwater and effluent measured using a combination of propidium iodide and the green fluorescent protein', Journal of Applied Microbiology, vol.
Chen, XY, Spooner, NA, Olley, JM and Questiaux, DG 2002, 'Addition of aeolian dusts to soils in southeastern Australia: red silty clay trapped in dunes bordering Murrumbidgee River in the Wagga Wagga region', Catena, vol.
Wallbrink, P, Olley, J and Hancock, G 2002, Estimating residence times of fine sediment in river channels using fallout Pb-210.
www.clw.csiro.au /publications/2002-pubs.html   (10358 words)

  
 MARGARET HANNAH OLLEY Fine Art Artist: Artists' art auction database + Biography
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Check all MARGARET HANNAH OLLEY works at auction since 1987
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 Philip Bacon Galleries
Cornflowers and Lemons, Margaret Olley, 2004, Oil on board, 46x61cm
As a painter, which she would much prefer to be called that an artist, she is tenacious and passionate, and certainly not one to be diverted by the fleeting chances of fashion and fragile taste.
Still-lifes and interiors are her particular metier and Margaret Olley is an indelible part of that great tradition, from Vermeer in the Seventeenth century to Morandi in the twentieth - two of her favourite artists - which finds constant inspiration, beauty and a rich spirit of humanity in the most familiar and unassuming subject matter.
www.philipbacon.com.au /artists/MargaretOlley/extract.html   (200 words)

  
 ARCHIBALD PRIZE
The painting in question is the 1948 winner, Dobell's portrait of his friend and fellow artist, Margaret Olley.
The challenge team thinks that Margaret Olley is not only one of Australia's greatest artists and a worthy successor to Dobell, but is a beautiful human being, and in the case of Dobell's portrait, stunningly portrayed.
Herman remembered the Olley portrait, which apparently he liked.
archibaldprize.blogspot.com   (2128 words)

  
 Favourites - Margaret Olley & Jeffrey Smart - Public Programs
Favourites - Margaret Olley & Jeffrey Smart - Public Programs
Artists Nicholas Harding and Cressida Campbell will discuss their works selected by Margaret Olley within the context of the Favourites exhibition.
Margaret Olley and Jeffrey Smart talk about their "favourites" with Edmund Capon *
www.nsw.nationaltrust.org.au /favouritespp.html   (172 words)

  
 Grace Removals   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The winning portrait, to be chosen on August 22, and the other 29 finalists will go on show at the State Library of New South Wales until October 8, a period that includes the Sydney 2000 Olympic Games, when many thousands of overseas and interstate visitors will be in Sydney.
After that the exhibition will tour venues in all state capitals and several regional centres, finishing up around May, 2002, a tour lasting 21 months or more.
The 30 finalists were chosen by Ron Radford, director of the Art Gallery of South Australia, and the distinguished artist Margaret Olley.
www.grace.com.au /news/news_044.html   (296 words)

  
 Travelling Art Scholarship 2002   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
The recipient is awarded $25,000 and a 3 month residency at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris, which is administered by the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
The judges for the 2002 Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship are artist, Margaret Olley, Edmund Capon, Director of the Art Gallery of New South Wales and Barry Pearce, Head Curator of Australian Art at the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
This year a total of 177 entries were received from every state and territory in Australia.
www.undo.net /artinpress/1032472800.1032452482.html   (414 words)

  
 Bulletin - Arts: Pure pleasures   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-14)
Olley’s first solo exhibition in Melbourne for more than a decade features rarely seen drawings from the 1950s and paintings from as recently as last year.
Inaugural Sydney show for Sunyata (aka Geoff Ween) in conjunction with an exhibition in glass by artists including Mark Thiele, Brendon French and Robert Wynne.
An Opera Australia debut production of Weber’s romantic dissection of good and evil, starring Margaret Medlyn and Keith Lewis.
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 Margaret Hannah OLLEY Art Auction Sales and Market Information by artprice.com
Margaret Hannah OLLEY Art Auction Sales and Market Information by artprice.com
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