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18 May
Collectors Weekend: Claudia Chan Shaw (Australian Heritage Festival)

Claudia Chan Shaw presents a one-off talk on the Art of Collecting.

Claudia is widely known around Australia as co-host and presenter on ABC TV's popular program Collectors and is a presenter on Eastside Radio 89.7FM. Her book Collectomania (2012) explores the world of collectors and their obsessions, celebrating collections both strange and beautiful. Claudia also shares secrets about her own love affair with everything from tin robots to contemporary art. An author, photographer, broadcaster and public speaker, Claudia has curated a number of fashion exhibitions, contributes to design and collecting publications, and is the recipient of an award from the Australasian Writers and Art Directors Association.

Hear her thoughts on what makes collectors tick, the rare discoveries and adventures that collectors go on to find their treasure and learn about Claudia's own collecting experiences.

When: 11am – 12pm, Saturday 18 May

Where: WA Maritime Museum

Cost: Free 

RSVP: reception@museum.wa.gov.au or 1300 134 081



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