About the writer

Hi, I’m Andrea Hope, gallery owner, arts administrator, art history educator and writer.

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B.A., Professional Writing, University of Canberra

Graduate Certificate, Museum Studies, Deakin University

Certificate in Small Business Management, Adelaide TAFE

Graduate Diploma, Human Resource Management, Sturt University

Certificate, Community Helping Skills, Canberra TAFE

To learn more about my art appreciation journey, please read the blog about my story.

My aim  is to help make learning about art history easy and engaging.

I’ve been writing about art history for some years now – with a focus on Modern European Art and Australian Art.

As well as running my gallery, Kiama Art Gallery, I’ve been involved in a number of local art projects – I set up the regional arts trail, co-convened a major festival to celebrate iconic Australian artist Lloyd Rees on the South Coast of NSW in Australia, and co-managed another really interesting project to restore six large artworks painted by architectural students of Lloyd Rees in 1962 (pop over to the wordpress page for more info), served on the committee of our local arts society,  and I give lectures and talks on art history, and support local artists with advice and picture framing.

Because of the level of research I undertake, my writing sites are referenced by a number of educational institutions.

I look forward to your comments and feedback!

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