Gordon bennett possession island (abstraction) 1991 oil and acrylic on canvas 182 x 182cm collection: museum of contemporary art australia and tate, purchased jointly. Camouflage dr ian mclean gordon bennett's recent reflections on the iraq war in the camouflage series continue a prolonged interest in american affairs. Gadigal people of the eora nation, the traditional owners of the land and waters upon which the mca stands.
Gordon bennett, study for possession island (1991) oil, acrylic and gouache on illustration board, 65 x 100 cm collection of wavell state high school,. From museum of contemporary art australia (mca), gordon bennett, possession island (abstraction) (1991), oil and acrylic on canvas, 182 × 182 cm. Gordon bennett was a contemporary painter of national renown who also works like haptic painting explorer and possession island are cases in cooee art (gallery. Gordon bennett’s painting possession island (abstraction) 1991 is based on an image of captain cook claiming the eastern coast of australia in 1770.
View gordon bennett’s artworks on artnet learn about the artist and find an in-depth biography, gordon bennett possession island (diptych), 1992. Leanne bennett (l), wife of the late artist gordon bennett, discusses the ‘possession island (abstraction) 1991’ painting with qantas ceo alan joyce and simon mordant (r) at the museum of contemporary art australia. Gordon bennett's possession island is one of ten artworks jointly acquired by tate and the museum of contemporary art in sydney.
Many artists are on display through july 4, including ian burn, luke roberts, richard bell, vernon ah kee, gordon bennett, sandra selig, eugene carchesio,. Gordon bennett’s painting possession island (abstraction) 1991 is based on an image of captain cook claiming the eastern coast of australian art comes to tate. Acquisitions announced: mca, qantas and tate two paintings by the late gordon bennett and an featured artwork: gordon bennett, possession island. Essays - largest database of quality sample essays and research papers on possession island gordon bennett.
Gordon bennett, an australian aboriginal artist, demonstrates this theory through his work possession island (appendix 1), 1991 and notes to basque. Gordon bennett possession island - download as word doc (doc / docx), pdf file (pdf) or read online possession island. Among other big-ticket items last night were possession island by brisbane artist gordon bennett, which sold for $384,000 -- an auction record for bennett.
Gordon bennett, possession island (abstraction), 1991tate and the museum of contemporary art australia, purchased jointly with funds provided by the qantas foundation, 2016. Download citation on researchgate | history and memory in the art of gordon bennett | gordon bennett is an artist of aboriginal descent who, growing up in brisbane during the fifties and sixties, had to negotiate his way through the anglo-celtic identity which the assimilationist australian state so vigorously promoted. Be polite is an exhibition of largely unseen works on paper by one of australia’s most visionary and gordon bennett, study for possession island (detail), 1991.