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Art is Life

Friday 21st March / presented by Graeme Watson

A pioneer for modernism and one of WA’s most celebrated and important artists, Guy Grey-Smith’s artwork is being displayed from today until June at the Art Gallery of Western Australia.

The exhibition, Guy Grey-Smith: Art as Life, rejoices in Guy’s artwork, and brings an understanding of the artist, exposing his work to new audiences

It features over 120 works, depicting West Australian landscapes, painted directly from nature, and featuring powerful images that contributed to Australian paintings in the post war period.

Melissa Harpsley is the Art Gallery of Western Australia Curator of Historical Painting, Sculpture and Design and is with me this morning…

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