DEL KATHRYN BARTON:
THE NIGHTINGALE AND THE ROSE

VISUAL ARTS

AUSTRALIA

FREE EVENT

An ACMI touring exhibition

DEL KATHRYN BARTON:
THE NIGHTINGALE AND THE ROSE

Devonport hosts the only Tasmanian stop on a national tour of thisincrediblemovie/exhibitiondoublebill.First,experiencethe award-winning short film The Nightingale and The Rose by Archibald Prize winner Del Kathryn Barton and acclaimed filmmaker Brendan Fletcher. Then lift the veil on the remarkable production process in a behind-the-scenes exhibition of original objects, entrancing artworks and handmade props. Based on Oscar Wilde’s classic short story about unrequited love, sacrifice and feminine power, this magical animated picture features the voices of star actors Mia Wasikowska and David Wenham with haunting music from singer-songwriter Sarah Blasko.

16 MARCH-5 MAY
MON-FRI 7.30AM-4.45PM
SAT & SUN 9AM-2PM
DEVONPORT REGIONAL GALLERY
PARANAPLE ARTS CENTRE

FREE

Wheelchair access

Image: Del Kathryn Barton, wilder grew her song (detail) 2011-12. Image courtesy the artist and Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery

DEVONPORT REGIONAL GALLERY
paranaple arts centre
145 Rooke Street
PO Box 604
Devonport