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Title

Cubist op art special

1965


Artist

Mike Brown

Australia

08 May 1938 - 09 Apr 1997


Details


Date

1965


Media category

Painting


Materials used

synthetic polymer paint on plywood


Dimensions

182.9 x 121.9


Credit

Purchased with funds provided by the Contemporary Art Purchase Grant from the Visual Arts Board of the Australia Council 1975


Location

Not on display


Accession number

62.1975


Artist information

Mike Brown

Works in the collection

7


Shown in 4 exhibitions

Exhibition history


  • Paintin' a-go-go!, Gallery A (Sydney), Paddington, 12 Nov 1965–24 Nov 1965

  • Mike Brown, National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne, 16 Dec 1977–15 Feb 1978

  • Mike Brown: Power to the People, National Gallery of Victoria [St Kilda Road], Melbourne, 07 Apr 1995–15 May 1995

  • Australian Cubism, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, 24 Nov 2009–08 Apr 2010


Referenced in 2 publications

Bibliography


Sue Cramer and Lesley Harding, Cubism & Australian art, 'The Collage Environment, Mike Brown and the Imitation Realists', pg. 192-195, Carlton, 2009, 192 (colour illus.), 195.

Richard Haese, Permanent revolution: Mike Brown and the Australian avant-garde 1953-1997, 'Flying kites: protest and pop on the Sydney art scene (1963-67)', pg. 98-133, Melbourne, 2011, 124, 125 (colour illus.), 289.