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Penelope Curtin

Penelope Curtin is a freelance editor who works mainly in the areas of art, history, politics and biography. Penelope has been a librarian, arts administrator, owned a bookshop and directed two literary festivals. Her great love of gardening inspired the book she co-authored with her art curator daughter Tansy Curtin, Blooms and Brushstrokes: A floral history of Australian art, published earlier this year by Wakefield Press.

Friday 9 August 6pm La Trobe Art Institute SISTERS

Sunday 11 August Engine Room 11.15am THE LANGUAGE OF FLOWERS