12/16/17

Zoe Young | The Australian

“There’s nothing like a near-death experience to end procrastination. Just ask Zoe Young.”

 

Zoe Young has spoken to The Australian about how a traumatic near-death experience unleashed an inner urgency to paint. Young has drawn on simple moments of beauty to express a love of life. Her ethos; “Well there is beauty in the world. Look around you and find yours”.

Zoe Young’s current exhibition ‘Orchard House’ is on at OLSEN Annexe until this Sunday Dec 17th.

To read the full article by Alex Speed click here.

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12/16/17

James McGrath | AGNSW ‘Rembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age’

In celebration of the current exhibition at the AGNSWRembrandt and the Dutch Golden Age‘ Masterpieces from the Rijksmuseum

JAMES McGRATH is posting his artworks with the original Dutch inspiration and underlying sources to many of his works; a wonderful study in re-visioning historic art works @james_mcgrath__
Featured: ‘Rembrandt + Ornament’ 2008, silkscreen on aluminum panel
Source: Self portrait with two circles, Rembrandt Harmensz. van Rijn, c. 1665-1669

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11/26/17

Stephen Ormandy | Harpar’s Bazaar

For Harper’s Bazaar Australia’s December 2017 issue, Stephen Ormandy reflects on his career and recently published book Only Dancing.

 

To purchase Only Dancing click here.

 

 

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11/19/17

Alan Jones | Butt Naked

Alan Jones is partnering with Sydney Art Quartet at the Yellow House Potts Point for three nights of drawing, music and discussion.

7pm Wed 29 Nov, Thurs 30 Nov and Fri 1 Dec.

Tickets available at sydneyquartet.com

For more information contact the OLSEN gallery.

 

 

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11/19/17

Tim Olsen | Vogue Living

Vogue Living Australia November/December 2017 features Colette Dinnigan as Special Guest Editor.

Art Review asks Tim Olsen to share his views on contemporary art and his own personal collection…

 

To download PDF click here.

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11/19/17

Paul Davies | Acquisition, Palm Springs Art Museum

OLSEN gallery wishes to congratulate Paul Davies. Built Landscapes I has been acquired by the Palm Springs Art Museum for their permanent collection and will be presented in the current group show Desert Stories until April.

Paul Davies, Built Landscape I, 2015, acrylic on canvas

 

“Davies explores the fusion of man-made and cultivated natural elements that now comprise our environment.”

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11/19/17

Alan Jones | Acquisition, The Art Gallery of South Australia

OLSEN gallery is thrilled to announce the recent acquisition of Alan Jones‘ 2016 portrait of friend and arts philanthropist Pat Corrigan by The Art Gallery of South Australia.

To view available works of Alan Jones click here.

 

Pat, 2016, acrylic on board, 153cm x 140cm

 

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11/19/17

Nicholas Harding | Bigger Picture

The Weekend Australian recently featured Bigger Picture; a review of Nicholas Harding: 28 Portraits currently on display at the National Portrait Gallery, Canberra until November 26.

 

Nicholas Harding, Hugo at Home (Hugo Weaving), 2011, oil on canvas

 

Christopher Allen states “the small survey of portraits by Nicholas Harding at the National Portrait Gallery in Canberra … fills us with an infectious enthusiasm for drawing and painting, and convinces us that it is, after all, worthwhile to be interested in people…”.

Read the full article here.

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11/19/17

Emily Kame Kngwarreye | $2.1 million breaks record

TIM OLSEN Art Consultant places winning bid for

EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE

EARTH’S CREATION 1

 

An artwork by the late Indigenous artist Emily Kame Kngwarreye, Earth’s Creation 1, has been sold for $2.1m at an auction in Sydney.

Created in 1994 and shown in art galleries around the world, the painting was sold to the Australian art gallery owner Tim Olsen, on behalf of a collector, on Thursday night at the Cooee Art Gallery in Paddington.

 

EMILY KAME KNGWARREYE, Earth’s Creation 1, 1994, oil on linen

 

Read the full article at the guardian.com

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11/19/17

Paul Davies | Framing Nature

OLSEN gallery wishes to congratulate Paul Davies on the inclusion of his photographs, produced on residency at the Frank Lloyd Wright School of Architecture in the McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery permanent collection.

 

Davies’ photographs will be on display in the upcoming group show Framing Nature along side the works of Ethel Carrick Fox, John Constable, Nicholas Chevalier, Brodie Ellis, John Farmer, James Geurts, John Gollings, Siri Hayes, Gabriella Hirst, Polly Hurry, Janet Laurence, Frederick McCubbin, Harry McClelland, Danie Mellor, Dorothy Napangardi, John Skinner Prout, Hanna Tai, and Fred Williams.

 

Framing Nature will be held from 26 November 2017 until 18 March 2018 at the McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery.

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