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A Conversation about Portraiture

BY Pine Rivers Art Gallery | 21-Jun-2016
This exhibition explores the many approaches to portraiture, from the traditional through to non-figurative, informal approaches to the genre. The exhibition features artists Donna Davis, Ryan Fraser, Nic Plowman, Leanne Sauer, Kaye Stuart, Bianca Beetson, Michael Cooke, Julie Fragar, Oscar Fristrom, Karla Marchesi, Leonard Shillam and Nan Paterson.
Venue: Pine Rivers Art Gallery
Address: Unit 7/199 Gympie Road, Strathpine
Date: 22 July 2016 - 03 September 2016
Time: Monday - Saturday: 10.00am - 4.00pm
Ticket: FREE
Web: https://www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/general.aspx?id=152883
EMail: PineRivers.Gallery@moretonbay.qld.gov.au
Call: (07) 3480 6941
Karla Marchesi, My Bed (self portrait), 2009, oil on board, 110 x 105cm, Stanthorpe Regional Art Gallery Collection. Acquired Stanthorpe Art Festival 2010.

A Conversation about Portraiture

This exhibition explores the many approaches to portraiture, from the traditional through to non-figurative, informal approaches to the genre. The exhibition features artists Donna Davis, Ryan Fraser, Nic Plowman, Leanne Sauer, Kaye Stuart, Bianca Beetson, Michael Cooke, Julie Fragar, Oscar Fristrom, Karla Marchesi, Leonard Shillam and Nan Paterson.

Opening events on Saturday 23 July 2016
11.30am Official opening
12.45pm In Conversation

Please join us for a conversation around the changing nature of portraiture. Exhibiting artists Karike Ashworth, William Platz and Donna Davis will discuss their practice and their use of portraits to explore emotion, human experience and the history of the genre of portraiture.