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KNOW YOUR SUBJECT WELL


Some of the drawings that I’ve done over the past 2 weeks. Each is 45 x 32 cms, Prismacolor, DerwentArtist’s and Luminance pencils on Canson Mi Teintes paper. I’ve received a few comments lately on Facebook regarding the speed at which … Continue reading

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MONA


  Last week while in Hobart I visited MONA – the Museum of Old and New Art, in the northern suburb of Berridale. This is no ordinary ‘house of art’, and one shouldn’t be fooled by the sight (top photo) … Continue reading

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C.A.S. Art Exhibition 2013 Part 1.


  The Cairns Regional Art Gallery in my opinion is one of Australia’s best regional galleries. This beautiful building in the heart of Cairns is always a delight to visit and last week was no exception when I was charged … Continue reading

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VIVA LA DIFFERENCE!


Northern Tasmanian Landscape DNA 2. Prismacolors on pastel board   80 x 40 cm There’s a lot more to art than meets the eye of an art patron, or anyone who visits a gallery, for that matter. Artists aren’t small … Continue reading

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RENAISSANCE?


I recently visited The National Gallery of Australia, in Canberra for the Renaissance Exhibition. This collection of paintings from Accademia Carrara, Bergamo, Italy, features work from the 15th and 16th centuries. I found this exhibition most interesting, especially the transition … Continue reading

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GLASKIN’S GALLERY


Living 20 klms from the centre of Cairns, I didn’t expect to find any art galleries close by, but to my joy there’s a wonderful gallery about 200 metres from our apartment at 22 Trinity Beach Road. Garry Glaskin opened … Continue reading

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DIGITAL ABSTRACT


I have started to collect some objects as well as take numerous photos in an attempt to ‘catalogue’ as much of the places I visit as possible over the next 12 months. This is quite a task! At present I’m … Continue reading

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