I Am Rose

Model. Muse. Mother. Maker. I am Rose explores the woman behind the art of Norman Lindsay, through the juxtaposition of works by contemporary female artists.

More than just the wife of famed artist Norman Lindsay, this new exhibition investigates how Rose Lindsay influenced the art world of the early 20th Century and contrasts that with a discussion of her legacy in the work of contemporary female artists.

I am Rose is a unique exploration of the woman, her influence, and the feminist legacy she left.

There will also be an interactive Audience Participatory space which will allow visitors the ability to contribute their own unique perspective and understanding of Rose.


Images (L-R) Lionel LINDSAY, Norman Lindsay and Rose Soady, Bond Street Studio c. 1909; Rose Lindsay embroidery c.1930. Private Collection © H.C & A Glad;
Rose Lindsay Embroidered Jacket c.1930. Wool and cotton embroidery on a woollen embroidered black background. Private Collection © H.C & A Glad


Exhibition details

Exhibition open 10am – 4pm, Thursday – Monday from Friday 22 September 2023 – Monday 18 March 2024.


How to book your tickets

Book via Eventbrite where possible, to guarantee a spot.


Special limited-edition scarf

Purchase a special limited-edition Rose Lindsay printed scarf (29 x 190cm), created by Think Positive Textile Creators exclusively for the Norman Lindsay Gallery. The design has been taken from section of Rose Lindsay’s embroidered jacket (pictured above). Available in white or black at the Norman Lindsay Gallery shop or online here.



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Plan your visit

Norman Lindsay Gallery


14 Norman Lindsay Crescent, Faulconbridge NSW 2776


Thursday to Monday
10am - 4pm, last entry 3pm
Free Guided Tours Run Daily at 10.30am, 11.30am, 1.30pm and 2.30pm


New Years Eve, New Years Day, Australia Day, Good Friday, Anzac Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day
Lindsay's Cafe is closed until further notice.

(02) 4751 1067
Entry Fees:

National Trust Members – FREE
Adult - $17
Concession* - $15
Family - $49
*Concession applies for full-time students, seniors, pensioners and children aged 5-15 years.

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