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Margot Stephens: Creativity, Community and Celebrating Louisa Lawson

Margot Stephens: Creativity, Community and Celebrating Louisa Lawson
December 18, 2023

This is an in-depth conversation with sculptor, Margot Stephens, discussing her recent project, the Louisa Lawson statue in Mudgee. We explore creative process, community based art and celebrate the unsung heroine, Louisa Lawson.

Louisa Lawson was a notable historical member of the SMSA. A champion for women’s rights, Louisa was the first woman admitted to the SMSA Debating Club in 1891 and the first female on the SMSA committee, elected in 1893.

The Louisa Lawson statue is a public statue located in the heart of Mudgee, NSW , all are welcome to visit and see the impressive statue for themselves.

We hope you enjoy watching the discussion below, please find additional links and information covered in the conversation below the video.



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Image of Louisa Lawson Statue in artist studio provided by Margot Stephens.


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