T H E C O L O U R O F W A T E R





30 January - 20 February 2000


Gallery Hours : 10am - 4:30pm (Tues - Fri) - 2pm - 5pm (Sun) & by appointment

Extended opening hours: 6 - 9pm, Tues 15 Feb; 11am - 5pm, Sat 19 Feb 2000

The Colour of Water: complex transparencies - an artist's viewpoint. Free floortalks every Sunday (except 30 Jan) during the exhibition; artists talk about their work.


This exhibition is dedicated to our good friend and artist AKIO MAKIGAWA who died in his home/studio on Christmas Eve 1999 at 9.30 p.m. Melbourne time.

Thank you, Akio, for your true friendship, generosity of spirit and for sharing part of your life and work with us.

Doug and Magda Sheerer January 2000


 

INSTALLATION VIEWS



1


SU BAKER
SPHERES OF INFLUENCE 1998
Acrylic on Canvas
200 x 150 cm
$ 5,000 (Acquired Artbank)

2


LESLEY DUXBURY
AS THE WESTERN WAVE/MORNING 1999
Relief Print (35 Panels)
77 x 181 cm
$ 2,000

3

LESLEY DUXBURY
AS THE WESTERN WAVE/EVENING 1999
Relief Print (35 Panels)
77 x 181 cm
$ 2,000

4

GALLIANO FARDIN
SHORELINES 1 1999
Oil on Canvas
150 x 100 cm
$ 6,000

5

GALLIANO FARDIN
SHORELINES 2 1999
Oil on Canvas
150 x 100 cm
$ 6,000 (Sold)

6

AKIO MAKIGAWA
RECOLLECTION OF MEMORY 1 1998
Cast Iron (with Water Patina)
44 Panels
341 cm diam. ed. 2
POA
(Acquired National Gallery of Australia)


7

FRANK MORRIS
BODY 2000
Oil + Acrylic on Gesso on Plywood
300 x 240 cm
$ 6,000


8

JÁNIS NEDÉLA
ENIGMA: AQUA #1-25 1999-2000
Grated Crayons (Crayola, Leviathan)
Acrylic + Enamel Paint on Canvas
43 x 43 x 4 cm each panel
Overall Size Variable
$ 5,000
Sets: $ 300 for 1
$ 500 for 2
$ 700 for 3
$ 900 for 4

9

DOUGLAS SHEERER
THE IDEA OF WATER 1999/2000
Digital Animation Simulation. CD ed 5
(545.4mb) Image Size Variable

This animation is too large to show on the internet

$ 300

10

DOUGLAS SHEERER
VIEW AND CLICK ON 3 OF THE QT MOVIES FROM RIPPLES AND VAPOUR 1999/2000

Movie 1

Movie 2

Movie 3

Digital Animation Simulations and Interactive Modules - Suite of 8 works
CD ed 5 Image Size Variable
$ 300

11

ALEX SPREMBERG
-MMUAPH- 1999
Acrylic/Varnish on Wood
124 x 131 x 3 cm
$ 5,000

(Acquired Artbank Sydney)

 

12

ALEX SPREMBERG
-RRFHA- 2000 (2 Panels)
Acrylic/Varnish on Wood
124 x 180 x 3 cm
$ 6,000


 


13

HOWARD TAYLOR
PROJECTION 1999
Oil on Plywood
180 cm diam.

(Private Collection)




Douglas Sheerer wishes to thank

Geoff Gale and Bruce Dockie


Andrew Sproule

for supplying the large format plasma screens


and


Brendon Jerrard

for supplying the iMac computers
for this exhibition



 

GALERIE DÜSSELDORF
contemporary art

9 GLYDE ST MOSMAN PARK AUSTRALIA WA 6012
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