Rick Amor, from Study to Painting

1 June—28 July 2013

Rick Amor is one of Australia’s finest contemporary artists.

The Castlemaine Art Gallery is pleased to present an exhibition showcasing how he composes his finished oils by producing sketches, prints and watercolours that are used for his final oil paintings.

A must for anybody interested in how professional artists undertake painting compositions.

Exhibition opened by Alex Miller, world renowned novelist on Saturday 1st June 2013

Image: Rick Amor The end of Lyall Street, Newport 2002 Watercolour

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Welcome to our homeland,
home of the Dja Dja Wurrung people
we offer you people good spirit.
Uncle Rick Nelson

The Jaara people of the Dja Dja Wurrung are the Custodians of the land and waters on which we live and work. We pay our respects to the Elders past, present and emerging. We extend these same sentiments to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander First Nations peoples.

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