Interplay: profiling the four collection areas
The Tweed Regional Gallery & Margaret Olley Art Centre collection features works across four areas: Australian portraits; artworks of regional relevance; Australian artists’ prints and the life and work of Margaret Olley.
The Interplay exhibition at Gallery DownTown features over 20 works by Australian artists including those local to the region from the Tweed Regional Gallery’s collection across these four themes including portraits, artists’ prints, ceramics and photography. Interplay presents over 20 works exploring the main themes of your collection. Australian portraits reflecting the diversity of the Australian community are on exhibition alongside artworks about the Tweed region, all by artists of our area.
A number of Australian artists’ prints are included in this exhibition as well as works with a connection to Australia’s best-loved painter of still life and interiors, Margaret Olley.
Artists in Interplay: profiling the four collection areas include Ken Done, Fiona Hall, Michael Nelson, Fred Jessup, Angus McDonald, Elisabeth Cummings, Robyn Sweaney and James Guppy.
Image: Angus McDonald (b. 1961) Pieta 2016 oil on canvas, 200cm x 225.5cm Gift of the Friends of Tweed Regional Gallery and Margaret Olley Art Centre Inc., 2016