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Meroogal Women's Art Prize 2020 entries now openTuesday 7 April 2020
Sydney Living Museums is excited to announce that entries are now open for the 2020 Meroogal Women’s Art Prize, with a prize pool of over $10,000. This year, SLM is waiving the artist entry fee to make the prize as accessible as possible at a time when support and kindness are most needed.
Sarah Pettit, the Macarthurs’ first servant?
The vast array of documents associated with Elizabeth Farm list hundreds of employees, both men and women, from assigned and emancipated convicts to those ‘born free’ in the colony. One significant name has, however, remained elusive – the very first. Now curator Dr Scott Hill has discovered a likely candidate.