An image of Installation view of the exhibition 'The field', 1968, Art Gallery of New South Wales

New South Wales Government Printing Office

(1840 – 25 Jul 1989)

Installation view of the exhibition 'The field', 1968, Art Gallery of New South Wales

Location
Not on display
Further information

'The field' was the inaugural exhibition for the opening of the National Gallery of Victoria in its new home on St Kilda Road, Melbourne, in 1968. It featured a selection of 74 works by artists working in Australia. After being shown at the National Gallery of Victoria, it was exhibited at the Art Gallery of New South Wales from 30 October to 24 November 1968.
This photograph shows on the left hand wall Robert Hunter 'Untitled' 1968, Gunter Christmann 'Krimhilde' 1967 and Janet Dawson 'Wall' 1968, James Doolin 'Artificial landscape 67-5' 1967 on the far wall at the extreme right, Tony Coleing 'Untitled' 1968 and Noel Dunn 'Untitled' 1967 on the floor and Paul Partos 'Vesta II' 1968 on the free standing wall. Paul Partos' 'Vesta II' 1968 are both now held in the collection of the Art Gallery of New South Wales.

Place of origin
Domain, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Year
Nov 1968
Media
Photograph
Medium
gelatin silver photograph
Dimensions
18.0 x 24.0 cm
Signature & date

Not signed. Not dated.

Credit
National Art Archive. Art Gallery of New South Wales Institutional Archive
Accession number
ARC30.906.13
Copyright
© AGNSW © the artists