You Are Invited – Sophie Gralton – ‘Every Child’

Posted by on Apr 18, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Sophie Gralton – ‘Every Child’

sophie gralton every child April 22 – May 6 2017 The focus of Sydney-based Sophie Gralton’s art lies in the quality of interaction between medium and meaning. For her, what matters most is not visual accuracy but the relationship between image and ground and the seduction of visual surfaces. It is a misconception to think […]

You Are Invited – Peter Smets – Men at Work

Posted by on Mar 20, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Peter Smets – Men at Work

peter smets men at work March 25 – April 8 2017 It is impossible not to become absorbed in the refined detail and mood of a Peter Smets’ painting. Never a mere recorder of visual facts, he deconstructs our habitual ways of seeing. With consummate skill, he persuades us that the contemporary world of industry […]

You Are Invited – Veronica Cay – Portraits from an ordinary life

Posted by on Jan 20, 2017 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Veronica Cay – Portraits from an ordinary life

veronica cay portraits from an ordinary life February 25 – March 11, 2017 Art, like life, is an undulating dance alternately radiant in possibilities, shadowed with limitations and then bright with resolution. A visceral understanding of such permeates Veronica Cay’s ceramic sculptures, collaged works and drawings which she describes as vehicles to encourage a reflection […]

You Are Invited – Christmas Exhibition – Artists’ Choice

Posted by on Dec 16, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Christmas Exhibition – Artists’ Choice

artists’ choice christmas exhibition December 17 – January 7 2016 Every year in celebration of the season and to thank our artists and valued clients, Anthea Polson Art hosts a Christmas party and special group exhibition featuring a work by each of the gallery’s represented artists. Our eighth such event will be an especially festive […]

You Are Invited – Melissa Egan, Heroes

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Melissa Egan, Heroes

melissa egan heroes December 3 – December 16 2016 A Melissa Egan painting has the power to transport the viewer far from the everyday and into another world where gravity has been cancelled and notions of time and place have long since dissolved. In her current series of works, the characters inhabiting the luminous realms […]

You Are Invited – Robyn Sweaney

Posted by on Nov 8, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Robyn Sweaney

Robyn Sweaney Fade to blue November 12 – November 26 2016 Colours have an ability to influence the psyche directly. Blue has long been associated with the intellect, emotional clarity and an ensuing sense of serenity. It is perceived as the colour of the sky and the sea; their vast, unknowable expanses contributing to a […]

You Are Invited – Jodie Wells ‘Spring’

Posted by on Sep 6, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Jodie Wells ‘Spring’

jodie wells spring September 10 – September 23, 2016 The title, Spring, is an apt one for Jodie Wells’ latest exhibition which opens in a season when all nature quickens and we too experience a new spring in our step. Dormancy is liberated! The burgeoning energy associated with the arrival of springtime is manifest in […]

You Are Invited – Craig Handley ‘Anomalies’

Posted by on Aug 19, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Craig Handley ‘Anomalies’

craig handley anomalies August 20 – September 3 2016 Images of the landscape, be it rural, urban, suburban, have connotations for the artist whether we are aware of them or not. In scenes invested with symbolic twists and personal relevance, Craig Handley subtly communicates social, environmental and aesthetic considerations. In manifesting the anomalies, his works […]

You Are Invited – Cathy Quinn ‘Alternate Reality’

Posted by on Jul 6, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – Cathy Quinn ‘Alternate Reality’

cathy quinn alternate reality July 16 – July 30 2016 “One of the aims of art is to reconcile us with the world, not by protest, irony or political metaphor, but by ecstatic contemplation of pleasure.” Robert Hughes The logic of reproducing appearances has been abandoned in Cathy Quinn’s, shimmering, ambiguous landscapes. “My current practice […]

You Are Invited – The Next Generation…

Posted by on Apr 28, 2016 in Invitations
You Are Invited – The Next Generation…

Cay, Edge, Flannery, Kirac, Lincoln The Next Generation April 30 – May 14 2016 The Next Generation showcases the innate vitality of contemporary art through the varied creative approaches of five emerging artists: Veronica Cay, Martin Edge, Erin Flannery, Claudio Kirac and Gaye Lincoln. VERONICA CAY “The development of a personal visual language as a […]