Emerging and established artists working with the language of abstract painting.
JOHN ASLANIDIS | ANGELA BRENNAN | SADIE CHANDLER | RENEE COSGRAVE
DAVID HARLEY | MATTHEW JOHNSON | WILMA TABACCO
Curated by Jane O'Neill
Exhibition Friday 29 September - 29 October
Opening: Thursday 28 September, 6 - 8 pm
Coney Island includes emerging and established artists working with the language of abstract painting.
For each artist, the project of abstraction is an entirely personal one, built upon their own history of looking and making.
Whilst recognising individual approaches, the exhibition also celebrates shared interests; between consistent patterning and loose compositions; between hard-edged painting and softer bruised lines.
Just as we are drawn to the flickering lights and optical illusions fabricated in amusement parks, Coney Island offers the gallery as a designated space for the reception of lights, colours and lines.
Angela Brennan, An Open Future (detail), 2012. Oil on linen, 180 x 220 cm. Courtesy of the artist and Niagara Galleries, Melbourne.
For more details see our Talks, forums and workshops page closer to the exhibition.
Join our mailing list
To join our email list, email Counihan Gallery In Brunswick with 'Mailing List' in the subject line or call 9389 8622.
If you are currently receiving hardcopies of our invitation but would like to switch to email version email Counihan Gallery In Brunswick let us know.
2017 Counihan Gallery In Brunswick exhibition program
Visit Counihan Gallery exhibitions or download the
- Counihan Gallery In Brunswick July - December 2017 program (PDF 3Mb) or
- Counihan Gallery In Brunswick July - December 2017 program (DOC 34Kb).
Counihan Gallery In Brunswick
Phone: 9389 8622
Counihan Gallery In Brunswick website