“An astonishing revelation” Sasha Grishin’s review of freehand: recent works by Ann Thomson

Ann Thomson, Water poised above water, 2014, acrylic on linen, courtesy of the artist and Olsen Irwin Gallery, Sydney

About our current exhibition freehand: recent works by Ann Thomson, Sasha Grishin wrote in The Canberra Times:

“This exhibition, which has been selected from the past seven years, comes as quite an astonishing revelation by an artist who combines a sureness of touch with a striking vitality plus a heightened sense of visual intelligence. She is an artist who has stuck to her guns and who only gets progressvely stronger with age.”

“She makes the claim to be considered as a nationally significant artist.”


Read the whole article here.


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