The life of Gallery Founder and Director, Lauraine Diggins OAM
was honoured with a public memorial service on


Monday 17th June 2019
1.30pm for 2pm

The Pavilion
Arts Centre Melbourne
100 St. Kilda Road, Melbourne

Tributes to Lauraine were presented by
Ms Lin Oke, Reflections from the ‘OT Group’
Dr Daniel Thomas AM, Director Emeritus, Art Gallery of South Australia
Ms Antonia Syme, Director, Australian Tapestry Workshop
Mr Adrian Newstead OAM, Founding Director, Cooee Art
Mr Steve Dimopoulos MP, MLA for Oakleigh, Parliamentary Secretary to the Treasurer
Dr Gerard Vaughan AM, former Director, National Gallery of Australia and National Gallery of Australia
Ms Anne-Marie Schwirtlich, former Director General, National Library of Australia.
Lauraine’s family and staff would be delighted to receive any thoughts and memories you may wish to share. You can do so in the form on our Contact Us page. Click HERE to go to the form.