Art Collector 2023

Art Collector 2023

Andrew Martin has assiduously amassed an exemplary collection of Australian contemporary art. A collection which acts in many ways as a chronicle of Australia’s artistic talent over recent decades. Martin says that he, “didn’t grow up in a household...
KOLBUSZSPACE Catalogue Essay 2023

KOLBUSZSPACE Catalogue Essay 2023

Diversions (by Aimee Dodds, June 2023) Waldemar Kolbusz’s paintings refer elsewhere, to themselves, and to their own construction: in their depictions of pre – ordained idyllic faraway locations, rendered with visible brush lines, wavering densities and...
KOLBUSZ SPACE

KOLBUSZ SPACE

Perth artist Waldemar Kolbusz paints figurative works about the progress of his actual practice and abstract works that explore progressive points of change within the paintings themselves. “The degree to which we are all challenged in our daily lives between order...
GALLERYSMITH Catalogue Essay

GALLERYSMITH Catalogue Essay

Sylvia Plath wrote in her journal: ‘someone, somewhere, can you understand me a little, love me a little?’ Setting such a minimum standard for affection might be taken as desperate, though I think it’s possible Plath also understood that affection can only ever come...