Arthur McIntyre

(Australia 31 Oct 1945 – 26 Oct 2003)

Sketchbook (November 1990 – April 1991)

Location
Not on display
Further information

Arthur McIntyre studied at the National Art School and Alexander Mackie College from 1963-66, and art history at the University of Sydney 1971-73. He exhibited his work from 1970, until his death in 2003, and was the subject of a major publication and two-part exhibition, Arthur McIntyre: Bad blood 1960-2000 (Hazelhurst and Macquarie University) in 2010.

As well as a practicing artist, he wrote major books on contemporary Australian drawing and Australian collage, and taught and lectured on art in various NSW high schools, technical colleges and tertiary institutions. He participated in numerous residencies in France between 1975 and the early 1990s, and curated a number of exhibitions on drawing and collage at Holdsworth Galleries.

Place of origin
Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
Nov 1990-Apr 1991
Media
Sketchbook, Drawing
Medium
bound sketchbook: 110 leaves, 110 drawings, fibre-tipped pen on ivory wove paper
Dimensions
20.7 x 13.5 cm leaf; 21.7 x 14.2 x 2.5 cm book closed; 21.7 x 27.6 x 2.7 cm book open
Signature & date

Not signed. Dated u.l. corner inside front cover, black fibre-tipped pen "November 1990/ April 1991".

Credit
Gift of the artist’s estate 2012
Accession number
322.2012.a-fffff
Copyright
© Estate of Arthur McIntyre