HerStory

Erica Margaret McGILCHRIST

Born: 10/2/1926

Died: 9/5/2014

Special Achievements:

1967 - First woman to design a Christmas stamp.

Additional Information:

1951 - She held her first solo exhibition and began to exhibit regularly.
1952-55 - She undertook further part-time art studies at the Melbourne Technical College (RMIT). 1958 - She was awarded the Helena Rubinstein Mural Prize; her mural was installed at the Women’s University College in Melbourne.


Resources

  • Image - Erica McGilchrist: "Photo supplied by Erica and chosen by her for inclusion on this site."

    Photo used with permission of Barbara Moore. http://www.pioneersall.bounce.com.au/erica-mcgilchrist/4533029135

    Barbara Moore


  • Image - Erica McGilchrist: "Erica and I meet in Melbourne April 2009. At this time Erica is 83."

    Photo used with permission of Barbara Moore. http://www.pioneersall.bounce.com.au/erica-mcgilchrist/4533029135

    Barbara Moore