John Peart 1945-2013
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untitled # 1040 1965 acrylic & ballpoint pen on peper 20.5 x 13cm
| 2007 EXHIBITION | 2006
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John Peart arrived in Sydney in 1962 from Brisbane. He first exhibited at Watters Gallery in 1967. Very soon he was recognised as a leading non-figurative artist within Australia and has been included in numerous definitive exhibitions. He spent five years in the 1970's overseas, especially in New York and England.
John Peart 1964 - 2004 was a survey exhibition of Peart's work which toured Australia. It was a Campbelltown Arts Centre Travelling Exhibition - which travelled to: La Trobe Regional Gallery, VIC: 21 May - 3 July 2005; Tamworth Gallery, NSW: 5 August - 4 September 2005; Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, ACT: 22 Sept - 30 Oct 2005; Lawrence Wilson Art Gallery, University of W.A: 11 Nov - 14 Dec 2005; Burnie Regional Art Gallery, Tasmania: 27 Jan - 5 Mar. 2006; and at the Campbelltown Arts Centre, 17 March - 7 May 2006. John has had over 35 solo exhibitions and numerous group exhibitions. His work is in the Australian National Gallery, all State Galleries and numerous other collections, both locally and internationally.