Thursday, October 27, 2011

pleased to meet you:

portrait (love this photo of her..sassy) | all other images scanned from this book


fun facts:

born in Australia in 1899.

she was such a performer! she was a singer and part of a comedy group...traveling to South East Asia and China.

she taught printmaking and sculpture at the National Art School.

in 1959 she founded her own wallpaper company.

she was murdered (!) in her studio in 1977. The case is still unsolved, but there was some speculation that she was a victim of a serial killer...

this film looks good too, putting it on my to-watch list...

1 comment:

ali said...

Wow! The movie looks so interesting :)