Installation view of the exhibition 'The field', 1968, Art Gallery of New South Wales
New South Wales Government Printing Office
1840 - 25 Jul 1989
'The field' was the inaugural exhibition for the opening of the National Gallery of Victoria in its new home on St Kilda Road, Melbourne, in 1968. It featured a selection of 74 works by artists working in Australia. After being shown at the National Gallery of Victoria, it was exhibited at the Art Gallery of New South Wales from 30 October to 24 November 1968.
This photograph shows multiple works from the exhibition, including 'Untitled' 1968 by Tony Coleing, 'Artificial landscape 68-1' 1968 by James Doolin, 'Untitled' 1967 by Noel Dunn, 'Phoenix II' 1968 by Michael Kitching, 'Mezzanine' 1968 by Alan Oldfield, 'Vesta II' 1968 by Paul Partos and 'Broken Marriage' 1968 by John White. James Doolin's 'Artificial landscape 68-1' 1968 and Paul Partos' 'Vesta II' 1968 are both now in the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.
gelatin silver photograph
18.0 x 24.0 cm
Signature & date
Not signed. Not dated.
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional Archive
Not on display
© AGNSW © the artists