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Real Worlds
Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial 2020

jpg Installation view Featuring drawings by Nathan Hawkes and Danie Mellor © the artists

jpg Installation view Featuring drawings by Martin Bell, Helen Wright, Matt Coyle, Becc Ország, Jack Stahel © the artists

jpg Installation view Peter Mungkuri ‘Punu Ngura (Country with trees) 1-4’ 2018–19 © Peter Mungkuri

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Extraordinary drawings from place, memory and imagination

Real Worlds: Dobell Australian Drawing Biennial 2020 presents the work of eight contemporary Australian artists who create extraordinary new worlds in drawings of great complexity and invention.

With drawing as the principal medium, the exhibited works evoke distinctive ways of seeing and making sense of the world. For some, it recreates a physical environment, grounded in a deep connection to place or Country. For others, it is an invention that springs forth from history, memory and the imagination.

The exhibiting artists are Martin Bell (Victoria), Matt Coyle (Tasmania), Nathan Hawkes (NSW), Danie Mellor (NSW), Peter Mungkuri (South Australia), Becc Ország (Victoria), Jack Stahel (NSW) and Helen Wright (Tasmania).

This exhibition is supported by the Sir William Dobell Art Foundation.