Dome at dusk: Maggie Diaz, photographer

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Maggie Diaz, Knock-off time at Sands & McDougall  Pty Ltd, 357 Spencer Street, Melbourne, (detail) 1964
Date
28 June 2018, 6:00pm6:30pm
Cost
Free
Bookings
Location Dome Galleries, Level 5
The Dome
Accessibility Has wheelchair access

Learn about the series of works photographer Maggie Diaz produced in 1964 for Melbourne printing company Sands & McDougall on display in The Changing Face of Victoria  exhibition .

Diaz travelled to Australia from the US in 1961 on a one-way ticket  a divorce gift from her ex-husband. Although she was more at home in the local bohemian scene, this series speaks to Diaz’ prominence as a commercial photographer.

About Dome at dusk

Join us under the Dome at dusk for a series of specialist collection talks. Enjoy an evening of curiosity with our curators as they reveal the stories behind some of their most exciting collection discoveries in the dome galleries.