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countryside – especially the brilliant
colours of the Pilba ra and the Kimberley.
Medium Oil an d mixed media
Exhibition Nor West, Now an d Then
May 1-29, 50 Ja mes Road,
Middle Swan, (08) 9274 3996,
17 HELEN NORTON
Title Enkido’s Waterhole
Artist Self-taught artist Helen
Norton settled in Broome in 1985
after a decade of travelling and
working in remote areas of the
Australian outback .
The art work Enkido’s Waterhole
is from Helen’s rece nt exhibition
Gilgamesh – based on the first
recorded story from 5000 years
ago. The highly narrative works
explore archetypal trials of life,
ranging from the loss of innocence
create tex tu re and m ovement .
Medium Oil on can vas
Exhibition Recent Paintings
April 23-May 8, Gu nyulgup Valley
Drive, Yallingup, (08) 9755 2177,
19 GREENHILL GALLERIES
Title Georgiana’s Island
Artist Robert Juniper is one of
Aust ralia’s leading ar tists; a p ro lific
painter, sculptor and printmaker, best
known for his evocative depictions of
the West Australian landscape. This is
a significant exhibition in the life of this
eminent artist, who was commissioned
to design the stained-glass windows
for the new Bunbury Cathedral (to be
officially ope ne d in March).
The artwork A lone sailor standing
beside t wo beached boats – the figu re
cou ld easily be the stoic ar tist
through to the emptiness of
striving for material possessions.
Medium Oil o n canvas
Linton and Kay Fine A rt Galler y, 299
Railway Road, Subiaco, (08) 9388 3300,
18 GUNYULGUP GALLERIES
Artist Waldemar Kolbusz is an
established colo urist abstract pai nte r
who m G un yulgup Galleries has
represen ted fo r more than 10 years.
His work is held in numerous corporate
and private collections within Australia
and around the world.
The artwork Honk is a fine example
of the artist’s oeuvre. Unusual colour
com bination s are cleverly balanced
to lead the viewer’s eye around the
painting, while drips and line work
himself, Robert Juniper. Georgiana’s
Island depicts a na utical landscape,
laden w ith symbols an d messages.
This beautifully rendered work is
wel l-balance d in composition, usi ng
water y light layers of oil paint and a
simple palette. It’s a fine example of
w hy Rober t is revered as a painter and
recognised as a State Living Treasure.
Medium Oil and acr ylic on canva s
Exhibition Rober t Juniper
– Recent Work s
March 20-April 9, 6 Gugeri Street,
Claremont, (08) 9383 4433,
20 HOLMES A COURT GALLERY
Title Strath Cree k Falls II
Artist Fred Williams (1927-82)
is an Australian artist renowned
for his abstract la ndscape pai ntings.
Fred’s ar twork s co mbine gestu ra l
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