Major New Work by Kathrin Longhurst Purchased by The Bennett Art Collection, USA

6 June 2018

The major work in Kathrin Longhurst's upcoming exhibition titled Protagonist has been purchased by The Bennett Art Collection in Texas, USA.  The Collection is planning to include Longhurst's painting Ode to Feminism in a major public exhibition they are curating in Chicago (opening in May 2019 titled). Secondary Meanings: Figural Diptychs will show multi-panel works (diptychs, triptychs and polytychs) featuring related human figures. The Bennett Collection, which also includes a work by Dianne Gall, focuses on figurative realist paintings of women by women artists.

Ode to Feminism is an oil on canvas triptych, measuring 180 x 540cm. View the full image HERE

Protagonist opens at Nanda\Hobbs on Thursday 14 June, 6-8pm. An Artist Talk with Kathrin and Ralph Hobbs will be held in the gallery on Saturday 16 June, 2-3 pm.

Titled "Ode to Feminism", the oil on canvas (triptych) measures 180x540cm. View full image HEREtive realism.

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Director's Picks From the Stockroom

31 July 2019

Some exceptional works that have recently come to the gallery have been selected for special viewing by our Art Director.  Artist include: Ben Quilty, Bill Whiskey Tjapaltjarri, Nyurapayia Nampitjinpa (Mrs Bennett), Jun Chen, Nicholas Blowers and Chen Ping.

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Gria Shead heads to Wales for The Sidney Nolan Trust international residency

2 July 2019

Gria Shead is about to embark on a residency programme in The Rodd estate on the English/Welsh border with the Sidney Nolan Trust where Nolan lived for the last ten years of his life. Gria was selected for the residency for her extensive work about Kate Kelly, sister of infamous bushranger Ned Kellyone of the greatest inspirations throughout Nolan's career. Photo of The Rodd estate courtesy Alex Ramsay.

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