Deidre went to school in Wollongong and after tertiary training in art and education returned to the area to work as an artist, secondary, tertiary and community art teacher, curriculum developer, community gallery owner and curator. She has been a great networker in the local arts community and generous in mentoring, supporting and promoting local students and artists.
Listen to Deidre’s interview
Deidre’s interview can be downloaded here.
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