Archive for the ‘Puppets’ Category

Puppetry and George Gittoes 

A few photographs of the puppets that were made by Australian artist George Gittoes, with the help of his mother Joyce Gittoes.

George Gittoes Puppets 

Photography by Anne-Marie Van de Ven © Powerhouse Museum, all rights reserved Recently I was invited to visit the studio of Australian artist and filmmaker, George Gittoes to inspect his collection of Yellow House Puppet Theatre puppets paintings, ceramics and etchings. Today Gittoes is an internationally renowned filmmaker, but in the Sixties, he was a co-founder of the Yellow House, one […]

The Puppeteer 

George doing outdoor Puppets 1970