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"Towards the Clouds Exhibition"
by MARSHALL WILLIAMS
23-09-2018 - 13-10-2018

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" Art at Frame 88 Willoughby "
by ART SOHO Galleries
24-09-2018 - 30-10-2018

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" Art at Headland Gallery Mosman"
by ART SOHO Galleries
24-09-2018 - 30-10-2018

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                                                        MICHAEL                                                          WHITEHEAD whitespacer MICHAEL WHITEHEAD

Contemporary Abstract Paintings   by Michael Whitehead

My work is the creation of usually large layered abstract paintings. I like each brush stroke to challenge the previous one, the creation of deliberate tension, resistance and intensity is important to me. I might lay down large blocks of colour may be to capture or reflect light, and at other times employ a more subdued palette, so that the under-painting might appear to be attempting to break through to provide a glimpse of a secret world beneath.

 I believe a painting has to be instinctive and have a sense of urgency but yet remain precise. If paint runs across a canvas it's because I'm happy for it to go there or I may have even encouraged it to do so. Every stroke, every line, is intended to leave a record of its journey. I want the works exhibit no fear of exposing their inner selves -the "complexity of construction" if you like, - of how they came to be.



Exhibitions at Soho Galleries by MICHAEL WHITEHEAD
Michael Whitehead - Soho Galleries - 02-10-2018 to 30-10-2018
 
Artworks from "Michael Whitehead - Soho Galleries" Exhibition
                                                ADAGE
ADAGE
                                                BOND
BOND
                                              The Ocean
The Ocean
                                            Way Out West
Way Out West
                                         Proclaim
Proclaim
                                      Declaration
Declaration
                                 MURMUR OR A PRAYER
MURMUR OR A PRAYER
   MOMENT
MOMENT
   MW  CLOSER
MW CLOSER
 VISIT
VISIT
  

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