montsalvat is australia's oldest artists' colony
a place where art is made, taught, exhibited,
performed and celebrated
founded by Justus Jörgensen in 1934
montsalvat, throughout its long and productive history,
has nurtured the creation of art in all its forms
(painting, drawing, sculpture, photography, film,
jewellery, ceramics, glass, textiles,
poetry and literature, drama, musical composition,
performance and musical instrument making)
set in 12 acres of established gardens,
charming mud brick cottages
and the impressive Great Hall