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Featured Artists

Jörg Schmeisser a naturalist and autobiographical printmaker and draughtsman. Jörg Schmeisser was born in Germany in 1942, studied at the Academy of Fine Arts in Hamburg and settled in Australia in 1976. His work is held by the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra; the Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney; the National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne; the Art Gallery of South Australia, Adelaide and international collections in Europe, Israel and the United States. Jörg died in Canberra June 2012. He exhibited at The Robb Street Gallery in 1991 and the video attached references that exhibition.

Dianne Fogwell has been an exhibiting artist since 1979. She is in the midst of a successful career as a master printmaker, having already produced over 200 editions for prominent Australian artists. Through her long association with the ANU School of Art and her other endeavours, Fogwell is one of the most respected printmakers and artists book practitioners in the country. Her work is represented in national and international collections.

Image: Birdwoman 1989, Media: eggtemera on linen, Size: 32 x 30 cm

Owen Piggott Born: 08 March 1931 Staffordshire, England; Died: 05 July 2015, at Metung, Gippsland, Victoria, Australia. An abstract painter and teacher, he has won several awards. His work is represented in state and provincial collections. Owen's work that is available in the stock room is mainly of the Gippsland Lakes area.

Series Water & Sky 1984 Metung

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About The Robb Street Gallery

Elve Olver

Established by Director Elve Olver in 1987 The Robb Street Gallery is situated on the Mitchell River, at 6 Robb Street, Bairnsdale, Victoria, Australia for exhibitions by Australian contemporary artists in various media and covering a range of topics.

Stock Room

The following artists have their work available in the stock room.

Gwen Clarke - Oils

Roberta Elliot - Oils

Dianne Fogwell - paper, canvas, ink and paper

Jochen Kruse - Watercolor

Peter Laverty - Oil on board

Ursula Laverty - Oil and Acrylic on canvas

Owen Piggott - Oil and Watercolour

Hunzia Roman - Acrylic

Jorg Schmeisser - Coloured Etchings and Books

Elisabeth Williams - Pastel on paper

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The Robb Street Gallery was selected for preservation by the State Library of Victoria and is scheduled to be re-archived regularly.

Due to the passing of the Director in December 2012 the gallery is open to visitors by appointment only. The items displayed in the Stock Room section of this website, many of which were purchased for the Director's personal collection, are available for purchase.

The website is currently under construction and more artworks will be added in the coming months.