Salute the sun
It is autumn in the southern highlands and John Olsen is painting in a flurry of golden yellow, crimson and vermilion. The 85-year-old artist's latest commission is monumental, even by his standards. At eight metres by six metres, it does not fit onto one canvas. Instead, Olsen paints directly onto marine ply panels on the floor of what used to be a car workshop. The mural, soon to be installed in the foyer of a new office tower in Melbourne, weighs almost 700 kilograms. It is Olsen's…
John Olsen "Cormorant and Jacanas 1983" from Etching House
John Olsen "Cormorant and Jacanas 1983" 83.0 x 107.0 cm $2250 - Etching House specialise in art by Garry Shead, Norman Lindsay, Jason Benjamin, Michael Leunig, also David Boyd, Charles Blackman, Brett Whiteley along with a variety of other Australian artists.
Olsen Gallery, contemporary art gallery Sydney Australia. OLSEN Gallery represents established artists such as John Olsen as well as nurturing many younger emerging artists offering australia art, sculpture, prints and works on paper. OLSEN GALLERY was established in 1993 and since then has rapidly expanded to become one of Sydney's leading galleries.
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