Del kathryn barton is an australian painter best known for her whimsical depictions people and animalsher psychedelic environments are created using sequins, markers, gouache, and glitter “all i can say is that the work does mean everything to me and it is like a life source,” she explained. Winning the archibald, australia's prestigious portraiture prize, did little to silence del kathryn barton's self-doubt, writes gabriella coslovich. Del kathryn barton prints and artwork for sale including del kathryn barton's 'highway is a disco' silk scarf, alice in the garden, del kathryn barton's 'highway is a disco' handkerchief, del kathryn barton's 'highway is a disco' pouch, del kathryn.
In recent years, the work of del kathryn barton has captured the attention of the general public her inclusion in popular shows, as well as her archibald prize success, has elevated her work and given it a heightened level of interest. When del kathryn barton won the archibald prize this year, she was thrown into the spotlight, a place where she is not terribly comfortable barton feels more at home in her studio or with her. Albertz benda is pleased to present r u a bunny, del kathryn barton’s first solo exhibition in the united states, on view from june 1 to july 14, 2017deeply rooted in the spirit of australian landscape and culture, r u a bunnyincorporates elements of the sublime, the natural world, and mythology to explore femininity and strength. The paintings in del kathryn barton's new show at ngv australia are visually stunning and painstakingly executed but the women depicted are often de-personalised objects or headless cauldrons of.
Del kathryn barton [australian b 1972] i will tell u where to turn, 2017 acrylic and enamel on linen 39 1/2 x 31 1/2 inches 100 x 80 cm unframed 40 x 32 1/4 inches. Del kathryn barton: the highway is a disco features 150 new and recent works by barton, including her famed kaleidoscopic portraits, a never-before-seen large-scale sculpture in homage to her mother and barton’s short film red, starring australian actress and academy award-winner cate blanchett. Showcasing the hauntingly beautiful collaboration between two-time archibald prize winner del kathryn barton and acclaimed filmmaker brendan fletcher, this milestone exhibition traces the compelling interpretation of oscar wilde’s 19th century classic through a sophisticated and nuanced artistic lens. Artist del kathryn barton leaves a wild, cosmic rainbow of fruit flavours in her wake photo: nic walker creatively, she dances on the tip of a needle, ever on the precipice of the truly outrageous. Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by del kathryn barton.
Del kathryn barton: the highway is a disco reveals the artist’s imaginative and deeply sensuous world, where ornately decorated species – both human and animal – are rendered in seductive line and colour. Synthetic polymer paint, gouache and pen on canvas, signed, dated and inscribed '- farewell & del kathryn barton 2004' upper left, signed, dated and inscribed 'del kathryn barton & farewell & 2004' verso, 198 x 3035 cm. Del kathryn barton: yeah that was the shortest time frame i’ve ever had to making a show, so it was extremely stressful but kind of exhilarating at the same time it was a show i made in four months, and normally i’d give myself a year.
About del kathryn barton born in sydney in 1972, del kathryn barton is a two-time archibald prize winner in 2015, barton was awarded an australian film, television and radio school creative fellowship, following her directorial debut of the nightingale and the rose. Del kathryn barton the artists as a social commentator social commentary is a major theme in contemporary and modern artworks the artist is seen as a 'reporter' and 'analyst' to create based on society. The first in a series of dott tales, the publication the nightingale and the rose (2012) presents twenty new paintings and drawings by del kathryn barton inspired by oscar wilde’s classic fairytaleone of the pivotal images, this digital reproduction is signed and in an edition of fifty.
Read the biography of del kathryn barton discover interesting facts about del kathryn barton on artnet. Del kathryn barton born 1972, sydney, australia lives and works in sydney, australia education 1990-93 bachelor of fine arts, college of fine arts, university of new south wales, sydney. Theres an old, rusty cement mixer that del kathryn barton keeps in her studio her father bought it second-hand years ago when it was no longer needed, he left it at home on the nsw south coast.
Del kathryn barton won the archibald prize in 2008 with a self-portrait that depicted her with her son and daughter this year her subject is actor cate blanchett, who is co-artistic director of sydney theatre company with her husband andrew upton. The art of del kathryn barton is a door to a jungly, fertile universe her paintings contain the shapes and textures of the natural world – beehives, water, spiderwebs, smooth-skinned trees. A run of record prices has made sydney painter and filmmaker del kathryn barton an art world sensation, confirming her as the nation's most sought-after female artist.
Del kathryn barton artist profile the highway is a disco, 2017 national gallery of victoria, melbourne the highway is a disco, 2017 national gallery of victoria, melbourne soft river yr girl, new works on paper, roslyn oxley9 gallery, 2017 angel dribble, roslyn oxley9 gallery, 2016. If one could distill a person’s entire life into two words, the two-time archibald prize-winning artist del kathryn barton’s might be tight curation. A two-time archibald prizewinner, del kathryn barton continues her fascination with the complex psychology of relationships, sex and fertility in her work red (now at the art gallery of south. Artist del kathryn barton show us her new major solo exhibition, the highway is a disco which started at the national gallery of victoria november 17.