Mt. Cooper Estate

oil on canvas 2002

Danny's Hamburgers by night

Archival pigment print on rag paper 1977

Bundoora Homestead

earthenware; glaze 2006

Regrowth after the fires

acrylic on canvas 2010


earthenware; glaze 2012


embroidery thread on fly-screen 2012


Archival pigment print on rag paper 1997

Unknown child, Merri Station

Archival pigment print on rag paper 1977

On the Way

oil on canvas 2005

Small Songs

watercolour and red dirt on Arches paper 2012

Preston Market

watercolour and ink on paper 2002

The role of the City of Darebin Art Collection is to inspire, inform, engage and connect the community in an appreciation of the visual arts and local heritage, and to support artists in their endeavours to contribute to a vibrant municipal culture. The collection is regularly exhibited and displayed at Bundoora Homestead Art Centre and publicly accessible locations within the City of Darebin including Darebin libraries, Northcote and Preston town halls, Darebin Intercultural Centre, Darebin customer service and civic centres, and Bundoora Park.

Artists represented in the City of Darebin Art collection include: Trevor 'Turbo' Brown, Bindi Cole, Bill Coleman, Peta Clancy, Paul Compton, Georgina Cue, Barry Dickins, Sarah Faulkner, Tama tk Favell, Mark Gawen, Jennifer Goodman, Mary Hammond, Katherine Hattam, Siri Hayes, Kate Hudson, Hilary Jackman, Michael Kelly, Warren Lane, John Miller Marshall, Polixeni Papapetrou, Premier Pottery, Preston, Lorraine 'Bunta' Patten, Vipoo Srivilasa, Alan Sumner, Nat Thomas, Ray Thomas, Peter Waples-Crowe, Paul Wood and Sharon West.