Originally displayed throughout the hallways of the Armidale Teachers’ College, today the Howard Hinton Collection, comprising over 1000 artworks is held by the New England Regional Art Museum.

The collection includes some of the most significant artist from early 20th century art in Australia including Arthur Streeton, Margaret Preston, Elioth Gruner, Tom Roberts, Adrian Feint, Norman Lindsay and Nora Heysen.

On display at the New England Regional Art Museum, HINTON: Treasures of Australian Art features 132 works selected from the Collection and provides an overview of Hinton’s aesthetic sensibility, and the quantity and quality of his collection.