NIGEL GILLESPIE: BACKYARD
Nigel Gillespie: Backyard - Art Collector
| Nigel Gillespie, Birdrock (Oxley Beach) 2015. Acrylic on canvas. Courtesy: Glasshouse Regional Gallery, Port Macquarie|
|Back Yard is a selection of paintings that have largely been inspired by Port Macquarie and Gillespie’s own backyard.|
Land parcels and allotments have always played an important part of Nigel’s work (his father was a cartographer): this influence can be seen in his work, especially Homeleigh.
|Exhibition opens: 15 July 2016|
|Exhibition closes: 4 September 2016|
|Location: Glasshouse Regional Gallery, 32-42 Clarence St, Port Macquarie NSW 2444|
|Contact: 02 6581 8888|
|About Glasshouse Regional Gallery|
|The Glasshouse Regional Gallery presents around 20 to 25 diverse exhibitions each year featuring contemporary, indigenous, historical, traditional, design and sculptural artworks as well as a number of prominent social history exhibitions. Exhibitions are programmed approximately two to three years in advance and target three distinct focus areas:|
* Glasshouse Regional Gallery Exhibitions featuring the Port Macquarie-Hastings Council Art Collection
* Community access exhibitions featuring local artists and cultural organisations; and
* Touring exhibitions presented in partnership with significant Australian arts and cultural organisations.