Visual Art Reviews

NGV 2018 Architects

NGV: 2018 Architecture Commission – Doubleground Unveiled

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My visit to the Grollo Equiset Garden at the NGV to view its 2018 Architectural Commission Doubleground was all in all an experience to both admire and treasure

David Rankin: Hillside Script, 1968 Acrylic on board, 51 x 61cm signed, titled and dated in chalk verso Provenance: The Artist Exhibited: Gallery 1 Eleven, Brisbane (Ray Hughes's first gallery) - label verso; David Rankin: Works from the 1960s & 70s, Charles Nodrum Gallery, 17 August - 2 September, 2017, no. 7

David Rankin, Down Under 2018 – A Generous Poet of the Heart

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David Rankin it would have to be said has achieved success both stylishly, and with great élan as he shaped his works and self into a generous poet of the heart

Michelangelo Buonarroti (Italian, 1475–1564). Study of the Torso of a Male Nude Seen from the Back. Black chalk, with lead-white gouache highlights. Albertina, Vienna (123)

Michelangelo: Divine Draftsman and Designer, by David Rankin

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David Rankin visits the Michelangelo exhibition at The Met NY and asks “How do you look at and talk about a genius of this order, one so breathtakingly gifted?”

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Big, Bold & Beautiful – The Inaugural NGV Triennial

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The inaugural NGV Triennial says Belinda McDowall showcases 100+ emerging & established artists & designers crossing cultures, scales, geographies & perspective

Detail- Streams and Mountains

Streams and Mountains Without End – David Rankin Reflection

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Streams and Mountains Without End at The Met New York is about a two-thousand-year longing for peace to be found in a place of retreat deep in the natural world