Given the existing economic gloom, the following statistics
supplied by The Victoria Art Gallery are surprisingly encouraging
and support my feeling that we are responsible for a very worthwhile
works entered: 718
Total works accepted: 415
Non-members works accepted: 225
Members work accepted: 190
works displayed constitute a record for any exhibition held
at the Victoria Art Gallery with 72 works sold. Number of
visitors totaled 12,876. Here is a random selection of comments
from the Visitors' Book:
of international level - should go on tour'
high standard overall, interestingly diverse, hard to choose
worth the council tax. Keep VAG free'
many for the space, distracts from rare and unusual works'