Since its establishment in 1984, the Charles Nodrum Gallery’s exhibition program embraces a diversity of media and styles - from painting, sculpture & works on paper to graphics and photography; from figurative, geometric, gestural, surrealist & social comment to installation & conceptually based work.
George Johnson at MPRG
— Saturday 5th May 2018
Coinciding with the National Gallery of Victoria restaging the iconic 1968 exhibition The Field in May 2018, MPRG delves into its own collection and uncovers a selection of abstract works from the three years following The Field exhibition 1969-1971. The MPRG collection began in 1970 and there are many large-scale non-objective paintings and prints from this pivotal time in Australian art. Presented in three parts this exhibition will rediscover hidden gems within the collection.
Part 1 – 1969
Col Jordan, George Johnson, John Dallwitz
Exhibition dates: 4 May – 27 May
Part 2 – 1970
Iris Birt, Robert Grieve, David Rankin
Exhibition dates: 29 May – 17 June
Part 3 – 1971
Fred Cress, Alun Leach-Jones, David Rose
Exhibition dates: 18 June – 8 July
Curated by MPRG Senior Curator Danny Lacy and Nathan Schroeder
For more info, click here to visit the MPRG website.