The life and work of renowned artist and OC Pam Hallandal (1929-2018) is being celebrated at “Paper Walls”, an exhibition featuring her drawings at the Glen Eira City Council Gallery. Pam is best known for her expressive charcoal drawings depicting the human condition and environmental issues.
She is the only female to have twice won the Australian Dobell Drawing Prize for excellence in drawing and she established the first full-time tertiary level drawing course in Australia.
PLC had the honour of welcoming the Federal Member for Chisholm, Julia Banks MP as she officially unveiled an Armistice Centenary Memorial Plaque in the beautiful gardens of “Hethersett”, now home to the College.
A tranquil seated area and a rose arbour commemorates the role that the heritage 1880's homestead of Hethersett played as a hospital for soldiers suffering from psychiatric illnesses on their return from World War 1.