acrylic on paper
35 x 50 cm
© Copyright the artist
Represented by Arts Project Australia, Melbourne

This work on paper is unframed. Framing is an additional cost and can be organised by contacting the gallery.

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ArtistJohn Bates

Dimensions35.00 × 50.00 cm

Artwork CodeJB17-0005

MediumWork On Paper

Tags Abstract

John Bates

John Bates

John Bates (b 1945, Melbourne) is a painter whose striking, delineated composition are characterised by flat planes and vivid colour. Through the use of a minimal palette emphasising the two-dimensional surface, the work plays with ordinary perception of landscapes and seascapes. His process involves creating a dense surface by repeated application of acrylic colour. Bates has presented three solo exhibitions at Arts Project in 2000, 2006 and 2020. He has been featured in numerous group exhibitions. His public collections include the National Gallery of Victoria and Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery. His work is also held in national and international private and corporate collections.

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