An intimate view : William Dobell

30 March – 5 May 2013

To pay tribute to the prize’s namesake, the gallery was pleased to be able to present An intimate view: William Dobell. Selected from the gallery’s and local private collections, this intimate exhibition of drawings and paintings reveals aspects of Dobell’s approach to subject matter and materials in his art practice.

A gallery project coordinated by Meryl Ryan and Rob Cleworth

[image right, detail] Sir William Dobell Self portrait c1970, mixed media on board, Ruth Spenser Komon bequest, collection Lake Macquarie City Art Gallery.

Artwork: Self portrait painting by Sir William Dobell (c1970)