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‘New Rhythms of Light’ Exhibition

Dr. Di Bresciani OAM - Artist, Musician

“The relationship between music and painting, and especially music and colour has defined absolutely, the kind of artist Di has become”. Gerard Vaughan (former Director of the NGV and CNG)


OPEN STUDIO- EXPERT ADDRESSDi Bresciani OAM is a well known and highly regarded Melbourne artist, musician and philanthropist with a world-wide reputation in the arts. She completed a Bachelor of Music at the University of Melbourne and subsequently obtained her PhD in Music and Psychology. Di is a member and supporter of the Royal Over-Seas League and hosts annually our Music Recital that showcases the talent of ROSL UK Music Competition Gold Medal and Award winners on tour.

Di has exhibited her work regularly in Australia and abroad and it is represented in many collections, both nationally and internationally. She was awarded Merit in the Order of Australia New Year Honours List in 2013 with the citation ‘for contributions to music, the visual arts and the community’. In 2015 Di held a successful exhibition at Over-Seas House London that was opened by The Hon. Alexander Downer AC, then Australian High Commissioner in London


We now have an exciting opportunity for a strictly limited number of people to enjoy a

‘sneak preview’ of Di Bresciani’s forthcoming major ‘Open Studio’ event. Guests will enjoy food and refreshments and hear from a special guest presenter who will speak about

Australian Art in general and Di’s work in particular.

When:        Thursday, 28th February 2019 from 4.30pm to 6.00 pm

Where:       25 Balmerino Ave, Toorak

Cost:          Members and Guests$25.00 per person

RSVP:         19th February 2019 on the enclosed Booking Form [as places are extremely limited, bookings will be accepted in order of receipt]

What others have said about the work of Di Bresciani:

“Di Bresciani has inspired me in many ways since we first met. Her profound understanding of music and art give her an unerring and intuitive sense of judgement.” – Piers Lane AO

“Di shares with us what has to be considered a kind of spiritual experience–her view of the world– a view I feel we all want to share” – David Williamson AO

“A fine example of Australian visual arts and a wonderful representation of the White Light of the Australian Bush”

– The Hon Alexander Downer AC, former Australian High Commissioner London.

jason president


HM The Queen

HRH Princess Alexandra KG GCVO

Patron Victoria
The Hon. Linda Dessau AC, Governor of Victoria

Chairman Australia & President Victoria
Jason Ronald OAM

Branch Secretary
Ron Williamson