Press and Editorial

John Virtue: London Landscapes - Major paintings & drawings

April 2007
Annandale Galleries

A taste of the extraordinary success of the exhibition of John Virtue?s painting at the National Galley London has come to Sydney. The London exhibition broke all records for an associate artist show drawing over 135,000 visitors and receiving enormous critical acclaim in the press. ... read more

Film Installation - Tide Table + Selected Rare Graphics

March 2007
Annandale Galleries

WILLIAM KENTRIDGE (born 1955 lives and works in Johannesburg) is undoubtedly one of the most exciting and influential artists in the world today. Annandale Galleries are delighted to provide this opportunity to the Australian public to view a selection of rare graphics from 1989 to 2004. Ranging in size from small works to the 110 part ?Learning the flute? which is 2.8 x 3.6 metres in size, the mediums include lithography, linocuts, etchings and mixed media graphics. ... read more

John Mawurndjul - Mapping Djang [2006]

18 October 2006
Annandale Galleries

JOHN MAWURNDJUL is considered one of the most significant Australian artists of his generation. He has led a virtual revolution in bark painting, transforming the work of his country in central Arnhemland from what is referred to as X- Ray painting... ... read more

I AM AN ARTIST WHO MAKES A GREY PAINTING ? Alan Charlton

12 September 2006
Annandale Galleries

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Roger Ackling [2006]

12 September 2006
Annandale Galleries

When one first encounters the work of ROGER ACKLING the response is inevitably puzzling. Bits of wood with burned images on white walls. The label lists "sunlight on wood" as the medium. Sunlight on wood? Now the curiosity is aroused. The geometric burn marks are actually thousands of individual burn marks made by directing the suns rays through a magnifying glass. Ackling's relationship with the open air begins with finding his driftwood supports on long walks usually by the sea near his home in Norfolk. ... read more

Aboriginal Barks

20 August 2006
Bill Gregory, Annandale Galleries

BARKS for painting are taken from species of Eucalyptus tree and are cut and peeled from the tree during the wet season when they are supple enough to remove. The barks are then treated over fire to flatten and are primed with a light ochre... ... read more

Guy Warren

1 August, 2006
Annandale Galleries

GUY WARREN?S recent paintings are quite extraordinary indeed. Over the many decades he has spent as a practising artist, GUY WARREN has a certainly developed a distinctive style. ... read more

Reginald Weston

1 August, 2006
Annandale Galleries

Next year will mark the fortieth anniversary of the passing of REGINALD WESTON at fifty-eight years of age. The late works we have chosen for this inaugural exhibition are a first taste of what will to be an ongoing representation, or rather unveiling, of a remarkable body of work. Further exhibitions are planned for Annandale, Osborne Samuel Gallery in London and a yet to be named venue in Israel. ... read more

OMIE

19 July 2006
Annandale Galleries

Dynamic. New. Art. This is the work of the Omie women, from the Oro Province in Papua New Guinea at the South end of the Kokoda trail in the shadow of a volcanoe. ... read more

Lofty Bardayal Nadjamerrek - late works

19 July 2006
Annandale Galleries

ANNANDALE GALLERIES first exhibited Lofty Bardayal Nadjamerrek in 2003. It was his first solo show after approximately 30 group exhibitions since 1975. Now, in 2006, we are pleased to announce another solo show of the great man?s work. ... read more

ED RUSHCA - SELECTED RATE GRAPHICS

April 2006
Annandale Galleries

Annandale Galleries are pleased to announce an exhibition of rare graphics by American artist ED RUSCHA, in a medium that is particularly suited to his work and has therefore been an integral part of his oeuvre. ... read more

LARRY BELL - CUBES AND WORKS ON CANVAS

April 2006
Annandale Galleries

ANNANDALE GALLERIES are proud to present the first solo exhibition in Australia of the work of legendary American artist LARRY BELL. ... read more

Lesley Dumbrell - Press Release

August 2005
Annandale Galleries

New paintings & works on paper
OPENING Wednesday 24 August 6.30 ? 9.00 PM
EXHIBITION DATES 24 August ? 24 September 2005 ... read more

Kevin Malloy: Press Release

August 2005
Annandale Galleries

Saccadic Spaces is the latest exhibition of new works by Kevin Malloy. Over the last five years Annandale Galleries has had the pleasure of showcasing Malloy's work as it flourished from pieces austere in their execution and feel, featuring brighter colours amongst muted greys, to paintings that are truly celebratory in nature, featuring thousands of multicolour circles that, rather than hiding amongst subdued tones now spring forth, their presence exaggerated by the white disks that illuminate the fresh joyful colours. ... read more

A heroic journey into abstraction

July 29, 2005
Sebastian Smee

In John Updike's 2002 novel, Seek My Face, the main character, a painter loosely based on Jackson Pollock's wife, Lee Kasner, tells a young interviewer: "Someone of your generation probably can't believe how crucial, how important, how huge painting seemed then."
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