28 Dec 1922 - 02 Apr 1994
collage and synthetic polymer paint on aluminium
119.5 x 119.5 cm board; 120.5 x 120.5 x 6.3cm frame :
0 - Whole, 119 x 119 cm, SIGHT DIMENSION
Signature & date
Signed l.r.corner, sideways, brush and black ink "Ostoja". Not dated.
Not on display
@ Estate of Stanislaus Ostoja-Kotkowski
Shown in 6 exhibitions
Hard Edge, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 07 Aug 1999–24 Oct 1999
Modern Times, Powerhouse Museum, Ultimo, 01 Aug 2008–08 Feb 2009
Forcefields, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 28 Feb 2014–14 Sep 2014
Optical mix, Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, South Bank, 16 Aug 2014–28 Sep 2014
Call of the Avant-Garde: Constructivism and Australian Art, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne, 05 Jul 2017–08 Oct 2017
Josef Stanislaus Ostoja-Kotkowski: Solid Light, McClelland Gallery + Sculpture Park, Langwarrin, 01 Apr 2019–14 Jul 2019
Referenced in 5 publications
Australian Centre for Contemporary Art, Optical mix, Melbourne, 2014, (colour illus.). no pagination
Sally Butler, Australian art collector, 'The magic eye: Op Art in Focus', pg. 42-45, Ultimo, Apr 1999-Jun 1999, cover (colour illus., detail), 15 (colour illus.).
Lesley Harding, Call of the avant-garde: constructivism & Australian art, 'Part one: 1920-1970', pg. 29-80, Bulleen, 2017, 61 (colour illus.).
Simon Lawrie, Solid light: Josef Stanislaw Ostoja-Kotkowski, Langwarrin, Mar 2019, 37 (colour illus.), 50.
Donald Williams, In our own image: the story of Australian art, Sydney, 2002, 167 (colour illus.).