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An image of Metropolis by Rosalie Gascoigne

Rosalie Gascoigne

(New Zealand, Australia 25 Jan 1917 – 23 Oct 1999)

Place of origin
Media categories
Mixed media, Sculpture
Materials used
retro-reflective road signs

232.0 x 319.7 x 1.6 cm

Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
Gift of the artist 1999
Accession number
© Rosalie Gascoigne. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Not on display
Bibliography (13)

Art Gallery of New South Wales, Art Gallery of New South Wales Annual Report 2000, 'Year in review', pg. 8-20, Sydney, 2000, 8.

Natasha Bullock, Contemporary: Art Gallery of New South Wales Contemporary Collection, 'Landscape, mapping, nature', pg.290-331, Sydney, 2006, 306, 307 (colour illus.).

Joan Chambers, Art of the land, Brookvale, 2002, 44 (colour illus.), 45. Children's activities book

Council of the City of Sydney, City of Sydney Yearbook: 1999, Sydney, May 2000, 79 (colour illus.).

Mary Eagle, Biennale of Sydney 2000, 'Rosalie Gascoigne', pg. 52-53, Sydney, 2000, 52, 53 (colour illus.). no catalogue numbers

Deborah Edwards, Look, 'Rosalie Gascoigne: transformer of landscape', pg. 10, South Yarra, Feb 2000, 10 (colour illus.). Tribute to Rosalie Gascoigne by Deborah Edwards.

Kelly Gellaty, Rosalie Gascoigne, 'Rosalie Gascoigne: Making poetry of the common place', pg. 9-23, Melbourne, 2008, 108-109 (colour illus.), 136. no catalogue numbers

Dr Craig Lilienthal, Look, ‘For art’s sake’, pg. 46, Newtown, Apr 2012, 46 (colour illus.).

Preston McLane, High roads and low roads: anthems, dirges, myths, 'Stop and go: semiosis on the artist's highway', pg. 2-9, Tallahassee, 2006, 8 (colour illus.), 9.

Ursula Prunster, Aspects of Australian art, Sydney, 2000, (colour illus.). card no. 16: Rosalie Gascoigne 'Metropolis' 1999

Wayne Tunnicliffe, Look, 'Write now: when images are not enough', pg. 24-27, Newtown, May 2005, 25, 27 (colour illus.).

Judith White, Australian art collector, 'Rosalie Gascoigne', pg. 54-58, Sydney, Jan 2000-Mar 2000, 54 (colour illus.), 57.

Greg Young, Reshaping planning with culture, Hampshire, 2008, front cover (colour illus.), back cover (colour illus.) ,159 (illus.). figure 9.6

Exhibition history (5)

Rosalie Gascoigne (1999), Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Paddington, 01 Sep 1999–25 Sep 1999

Biennale of Sydney 2000, Object Galleries, Circular Quay, 26 May 2000–30 Jul 2000

Rosalie Gascoigne (2004), City Gallery Wellington, Wellington, 22 Feb 2004–16 May 2004

Unscripted, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 20 May 2005–24 Jul 2005

Rosalie Gascoigne (2008), Ian Potter Centre: NGV Australia, Melbourne, 19 Dec 2008–15 Mar 2009