A series of free public talks will reveal the sources of
inspiration that drive some of the people involved in the
creative enhancement of Dunedin.
''Word Pictures'' will feature hour-long talks delivered by
people involved in the cultural and creative development of
Dunedin, ranging from a birdlife restorer to a restorer of
The talks are being held in conjunction with the Otago Art
Society's 138th annual exhibition in the Art Station, at the
Dunedin Railway Station.
The talks will feature Orokonui Ecosanctuary trustee Alyth
Grant on June 11, Dunedin heritage building restorer Lawrie
Forbes on June 18 and Otago University Press publisher Rachel
Scott on June 25.
The talks are free and will be held on Wednesdays from noon
till 1pm at the Art Station.
The Otago Art Society annual exhibition opens on Saturday and
runs till June 30.