“The home of traditional realist, tonal and impressionist painting”.

Current Executive:

President:xxxXx Raymond Hewitt.
Vice President:x Fiona Bilbrough.
Secretary:xxxxxxBill Caldwell.
Treasurer:XXXxxAmanda Hyatt.


Web Manager:   Amanda Hyatt.
Instagram:          Jennifer Fyfe.
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 The Twenty Melbourne Painters Society Inc


The TMPS is one of Australia’s oldest and most prestigious arts organisations reaching its centenary in 2018. It occupies a unique position in Australian art in that membership is restricted to 20 and is upon invitation only. Many distinguished artists have been members of the group and contributed to its colourful history. The society maintains a strong commitment to the traditions of realist, tonal and impressionist painting.

TMPS Members


The TMPS looks forward to seeing you at our 2022 Annual Exhibition

The exhibition will be held at the Glen Eira City Council Gallery.
Location: Corner Glen Eira and Hawthorn Roads, Caulfield, Victoria.
Dates: 11th – 28th August 2022.
Opening hours: Mon-Fri: 10am -5pm daily.
Sat-Sun: 1pm-5.00pm

There will be approximately 160 paintings on show. Note that due to ongoing issues with the COVID-19 pandemic there will be NO opening night.

PLEASE NOTE: The demonstration by Herman Pekel and Joseph Zbukvic


2 days to our 104th Annual Exhibition

In addition to the on-the-wall Exhibition, a link to the Exhibition Gallery (which displays all Members art works) will be available (on this website) at 10.00 am 11th August. Please note this year all sales will only be via the Exhibition desk at the Gallery. Interstate and international clients can make sales inquiries via the “Exhibition Gallery” where contact details will be available.