Olsen Irwin artist Fiona McMonagle‘s watercolours are on display at the Art Gallery of South Australia as part of the 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art.
Chicken Dance 2015, Watercolour, ink and gouache on paper, 115 x 95cm
Held every two years, the Adelaide Biennial remains the country’s longest-standing survey of contemporary Australian Art. The 2016 iteration is the most ambitious yet, unfolding across an unprecedented number of venues in Adelaide, including the Art Gallery, Anne & Gordon Samstag Museum of Art at UniSA, JamFactory, Carrick Hill and the Santos Museum of Economic Botany in the Adelaide Botanic Gardens.
Included as part of her works is an animation comprising of one thousand drawings of figures engaging in a natural setting. McMonagle recently won the 2015 National Self-Portrait Prize with another animated work ‘One hundred days at 7pm’ 2015.
Cat Girl 2015, Watercolour, ink and gouache on paper, 112 x60cm
Fiona McMonagle’s work will be on display in Galleries 9 and 10 at the Art Gallery of South Australia.
The 2016 Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art runs from the 27th of February to 15 May 2016.
To view all available works by Fiona McMonagle click here