Stieg Persson, Drawing – poisonous weed  (detail) 1984, charcoal and blackboard paint on paper, Collection: Geelong Gallery, Gift of Guy Abrahams in memory and celebration of the life of Christine Abrahams, 1999

Black to blackest

25 June to 14 August 2016


Selected works from the Gallery's collection in which artists deploy an exclusively black palette—using paint, ink, mixed media and charcoal—with variously minimalist and expressionist approaches. Includes works by Peter Booth, Jannene Eaton, Stieg Persson, Aida Tomescu and Paul Partos, among others.