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Classicism Goes Pop

From Tue 7 July 2020
Until Sun 2 August 2020
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Free
Accessible
07/07/2020 10:00am 08/02/2020 4:00pm Classicism Goes Pop Classicism Goes Pop converges art of the Renaissance and Neoclassicism with Pop Art of the 20th century. In this entertaining and lively exhibition, artist John Ashcroft imbues the Classical art of the past with aspects of Pop Art, leaning into the ecstatic colour and determined optimism the art form inspires. Each of the works is an unpredictable alchemy of motifs that entice through an intriguing use of humour and composition. Image: John ASHCROFT, Madame Ingres (2019), inkjet on canvas, 96.5 x 96.5cm, image courtesy of the artist. Town Hall Gallery opening hours   Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Public holidays closed , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
Event details

Classicism Goes Pop converges art of the Renaissance and Neoclassicism with Pop Art of the 20th century.

In this entertaining and lively exhibition, artist John Ashcroft imbues the Classical art of the past with aspects of Pop Art, leaning into the ecstatic colour and determined optimism the art form inspires. Each of the works is an unpredictable alchemy of motifs that entice through an intriguing use of humour and composition.

Image: John ASHCROFT, Madame Ingres (2019), inkjet on canvas, 96.5 x 96.5cm, image courtesy of the artist.

Town Hall Gallery opening hours  
Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm
Public holidays closed
Contact
Boroondara Arts
Category
Visual Arts