Picture Gallery: Contemporary Australian Children’s Book Illustrations

Picture Gallery features the original work of  Cheryl Orsini, Tony Flowers, Andrew Joyner, Chris Nixon, Judith Rossell, Shaun Tan, and WestWords’ 2016 Artist is Residence at Parramatta Artists Studios, Liz Anelli.

Presented by WestWords and Sydney Writers’ Festival, this collection of works by exceptional contemporary Australian children’s book illustrators was a smash hit! When showing at the Katoomba Cultural Centre in November 2017, there were more than 2500 visitors to the exhibition.

“Fabulous exhibition!”

“Fantastic – bring us more. SO great to see original work here in Katoomba!”

“Inspiring exhibition – many thanks”.



The works in the exhibition were kindly donated by the artists.
Presented in collaboration with Sydney Writers’ Festival and Katoomba City Library and Katoomba Cultural Centre.