June 4, 2011
This Month at Bathurst Regional Arts Gallery
Until June 19
A survey exhibition of the work of Michael Esson, whose highly original drawings and installations focus on the figure and drawing practice as forensic investigation. Spanning 30 years, Michael's oeuvre has encompassed a long term exploration of the human figure and concepts of human mortality, and is underpinned by a search for cultural and physical identity.
Field work: Abstraction and the permanent collection: Until June 19
Field Work investigates how abstraction remains a vital and relevant force in contemporary Australian art and includes paintings by Ildiko Kovaks, Raquel Mazzina, David Serisier and Dick Watkins; Sculptures by Lionel Bawden and Hui Selwood; and paintings by Clinton Nairn and Dale Frank on loan from the Verghis Collection.
Karen Golland: Two Inches Off The Ground: Until June 19
Works created using familiar domestic materials by Bathurst based artist Karen Golland.
Bathurst Regional Art Gallery, 70-78 Keppel St, Bathurst. Call (02) 6333 6555 or visit www.bathurstart.com.au