• Entry type: Person
  • Entry ID: AWE3669

Black, Dorothea (Dorrit) Foster

(1891 – 1951)
  • Born 23 December, 1891, Burnside South Australia Australia
  • Died 13 September, 1951, Adelaide South Australia Australia
  • Occupation Artist


Dorrit Black held her first solo exhibition in 1930 at the Macquarie Galleries in Sydney. She established the Modern Art Centre to promote and teach modernism, and in 1944 founded Group 9 as a forum for modernist artists.

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