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Gallery 139  | Art Gallery 

2018 Exhibitions

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Gallery 139 presents FRAGMENTS by Peter Lankas at SHEFFER GALLERY, SYDNEY


Gallery 139 presents
FRAGMENTS
by Peter Lankas
SHEFFER GALLERY 

WED 15 AUG - SAT 25 AUG 2018

Official opening: Wednesday 15 August, 6-8pm
Beer kindly sponsored by @murraysbrewing 

Peter describes this exhibition as “Fragments of time sewn together”, where out of the most mundane can arise an insight into an object or subject which can excite, stimulate and entertain. For Peter his paintings are narratives or songs that have evolved over years of painting. He talks about being both fascinated and fearful of the task of throwing fragments of thought together in a medium (painting) that has such long history and tradition.

Peter has completely submerged himself in the alchemy of painting. He now makes his own oil paint, mediums, varnishes, glazes, the whole basic painting kitchen, from scratch. As it was done in the early Renaissance, using where he can natural materials. It is the pleasure of discovery, the tactile experience of a chef with a hint of rudimentary science that has Peter hooked. Over the years, Peter has refined the process making it simple and versatile beyond belief.

Peter Lankas Yellow car 2018 oil on board 28 x 35.5cm $450.00

Peter Lankas is a Newcastle based artist who is fascinated with the everyday, specifically suburbia, exploring the formal visual feasts and subtle narratives on offer inside the ordinary. His painting practice extends from the studio to the outdoors, exploring the ‘en plein air’ tradition of painting outin the landscape. This direct approach to painting has led him to adopt the ‘alla prima technique’ in the studio, mostly completing paintings in one session, which enhances the concept of capturing a brief moment in time.

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Sheffer Gallery
38 Lander Street
Darlington SYDNEY 2008
GALLERY HOURS: Wednesday - Saturday 11am - 6pm

PLEASE FORWARD ALL SALES ENQUIRIES for this exhibition to Gallery 139 info@gallery139.com.au or 0434 886 450

Peter Lankas Redlynch valley 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $450.00
Peter Lankas Tropics walk 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $450.00
Peter Lankas Innisfail 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $450.00

Peter Lankas Bin easel 2018 oil on board 40x50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Servo Hook-up 2018 oil on board 50 x 40cm $750.00 

Peter Lankas The glance 2018 oil on board 40x50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Servo dreaming  2018 oil on board 50 x 40cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Midnight run 2018 oil on board 40x50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Steamy ride 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Sunday luncheon 2017 oil on board 50 x 60cm $800.

Peter Lankas Arvo texting 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Waiting 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm SOLD

Peter Lankas Family affair 2018 oil on board 40x50cm SOLD

Peter Lankas Late night hit 2018 oil on board 50 x 40cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Aro shopping 2018 oil on board 40x50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Summer night 2018 oil on board 50 x 40cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Night crossing 2018 oil on board 40x50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Transit 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm SOLD

Peter Lankas Hot luncheon 2017 oil on board 50 x 60cm $800.00

 Peter Lankas  Fluro homework  2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Fluro homework 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Night comfort 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm $750.00

Peter Lankas Words of Wisdom 2018 oil on board 40 x 50cm SOLD

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