Art Talk - ‘Why Do People Buy Art?’ with William Ferguson

Next Available: 03 Oct 6:00PM
1 hour


This talk by renowned Australian artist, William Ferguson, will go into why he believes people buy art, what their motivation is for purchasing art and what the investment benefits are. This will be an opportunity to attend a talk in an intimate setting with one of Australia’s best artists.

Come along to hear about the reasons behind people’s choice in purchasing art, with 50% of ticket proceeds being donated to the Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, where Fergusons work is represented. Join us for an enjoyable night, for a good cause.

Company Profile: Quadrant Gallery

Located in Hawthorn, is an intimate and inviting gallery space that exhibits fully established Australian artists as well as local up-and-coming artists. We are a privately owned gallery that is now establishing itself within the artist workshop industry. We have an array of talented artists who exhibit with us, many of whom have years of teaching experience, who will now be taking workshops in various mediums.

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Class Schedule

Date: Tuesday 3rd October Time: 6-7pm Duration: 1 Hour

What you will learn
  • Why people choose to invest in art
  • What the value is in investing in art
  • The benefits of owning good art
What you will get
  • Join us for a night of drinks, nibbles and an interesting art talk
  • You will gain a better understanding of why people purchase and invest in good art.
  • 50% of ticket proceeds donated to Peter Mac Cancer Centre

What to bring
  • Just your interest to learn!
What to wear



Quadrant Gallery

Vendor sincce 2017

Quadrant Gallery is a contemporary art gallery located in Hawthorn. The gallery has a lovely ambience and has very good exposure to Barkers Road, with close proximity to nearby restaurants and cafes. We are located near the corner of Church Street and opposite the Kew Tram Depot.

Our aim is to show an exciting, interesting mix of art in all mediums and to promote and nurture the artists represented by the gallery, we will provide the best atmosphere in which to present the works of a stimulating and innovative range of artists and curators.

The whole gallery provides approx. 42 lm of hanging space including the movable wall. This space can be divided into 3 areas as required for exhibitions. The average ceiling height is 2.8m. We also have excellent systems for hanging, lighting and sound, which enhance each exhibition. 

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