EXHIBITIONS Godwin Bradbeer: Stigma and Enigma
Deakin University Art Gallery
08.03.17 to 13.04.17
Image: Godwin Bradbeer, The Episode Version I 2013, chinagraph, graphite, pastel and silver oxide on paper, 112 x 95 cm. Image courtesy of the artist and James Makin Gallery Private Collection, Melbourne.
This exhibition features the work of Melbourne based artist,Godwin Bradbeer, one of Australia's most distinguished and celebrated draftsman.
Comprising over twenty large and rarely seen works, the exhibition will include monumental drawings on paper, unique artist books, wall drawings and chalk on blackboard artworks.
The exhibition spans across four decades with works sourced from unique private collections with a focus on the fragile nature of Bradbeer's drawing practice and his ongoing subject of the body as a ruin.