Tonal Modernism

From Tue 7 May 2019
Until Sun 2 June 2019
Town Hall Gallery

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122
Australia

Free
Accessible
05/07/2019 10:00am 06/02/2019 5:00pm Tonal Modernism Steven Szczebiot’s paintings give a nod to the technique of tonal realism, brought to Melbourne in 1912 by Australian artist Max Meldrum after an extensive period of study in Europe. Szczebiot’s style adheres to the tonal realist principle of painting from life, thereby creating space for a lengthy, meditative engagement between the painter and his subject. Works in this exhibition include still-life studies, figurative works and urban-landscape paintings, combining to form a stirring depiction of the streets of Boroondara and everything held within them. Featuring:  Steven Szczebiot Image: SZCZEBIOT, Steven, Self Portrait (2016), oil on canvas, 23 x 13 cm, © image courtesy of the artist. Town Hall Gallery opening hours   Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm Monday and public holidays closed , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
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Steven Szczebiot’s paintings give a nod to the technique of tonal realism, brought to Melbourne in 1912 by Australian artist Max Meldrum after an extensive period of study in Europe. Szczebiot’s style adheres to the tonal realist principle of painting from life, thereby creating space for a lengthy, meditative engagement between the painter and his subject.

Works in this exhibition include still-life studies, figurative works and urban-landscape paintings, combining to form a stirring depiction of the streets of Boroondara and everything held within them.


Featuring:  Steven Szczebiot

Image: SZCZEBIOT, Steven, Self Portrait (2016), oil on canvas, 23 x 13 cm, © image courtesy of the artist.

Town Hall Gallery opening hours  
Tuesday to Friday 10am - 5pm
Saturday and Sunday 11am - 4pm
Monday and public holidays closed
Contact
Boroondara Arts
9278 4770
Category
Visual Arts