Thursday, January 05, 2006

Grace Cossington Smith

Over two weeks 4/1/2006 - 11/1/2006 at the Art Gallery of NSW, DiVerse performed their specially written poetry based on the artworks of Grace Cossington Smith, before a very enthusiastic audience.

Grace Cossington Smith is widely considered to be one of Australia's most significant artists. She played a vital role in the development of modernism in Australia. This retrospective exhibition traces Grace Cossington Smith's artistic development through paintings and drawings, as well as through her many sketchbooks, to reveal an artist of considerable depth, insight and spirituality.