With a 50-year history of active fundraising, advocacy and engagement, The Friends of Hamilton Gallery is a valued organisation that supports the gallery in a myriad of ways.
From hosting fundraising events, acquiring works and supporting a diverse range of educational, informative, and fun activities.
The Friends host a number of cultural activities and social events designed to bring the wider community into the gallery, including talks, lunches, garden parties, gala dinners and an annual Christmas party.
Friends members also curate exhibitions, contribute to gallery public programs and are key advocates for the bright future of the New Hamilton Gallery.
Join this vibrant, connected community and enjoy multiple benefits.
To become a member of the Friends of Hamilton Gallery please contact Hamilton Gallery on (03) 5573 0460 or use the form below.
Membership entitles Friends to:
|1 year||$30 /$45|
|2 years||$55 / $85|
|5 years||$125 / $200|
The Friends of Hamilton Gallery host a special event on Thursday 15 September with celebrated Interior Decorator, Gardener, Cook and Author, Mickey Robertson.
Enjoy lunch, wines and opportunities for Q&A after Mickey’s insights on ‘Glenmore House’.
Tickets are $65 for Friends’ Members and $75 for non-members. This event is a fundraiser towards donating a special piece to Hamilton Gallery for the Friends’ 50th Birthday, to be celebrated in 2023.
For payment details and to RSVP see the full invitation below, visit the gallery or contact the Friends.
The Trust has contributed over 600 works of art to our internationally-renowned collection.
From the first painting purchased in 1962 to more recent acquisitions, their considered collecting has developed regional Victoria’s most unique collection.
We are honoured to have one of the oldest and most successful Trusts in Australia growing our collection and supporting the gallery for over six decades.
The Trust ensures the growth of the Hamilton Gallery collection by managing members contributions and actively purchasing artworks.
By joining the Trust, you become a valued patron of the arts in our region, alongside a group of fellow arts advocates keen to ensure the continued success of Hamilton Gallery.
Gifts and bequests should be made to Hamilton Gallery Trust. If you propose donating a work of art, please first discuss in confidence with the Director.
To contact Hamilton Gallery Trust, please email [email protected]
Image: Philip Wolfhagen (b. Australia 1963), THE THIRTEENTH JOURNEY 2013, oil and beeswax on linen, Purchased by Hamilton Gallery Trust Fund to mark its 50th anniversary, 2013.079
To become a member of the Hamilton Gallery Trust please download the below and return to the address provided, or visit the gallery for a hard copy form.
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