Godwin Bradbeer: Stigma and Enigma

March 8, 2017April 13, 2017

James Makin Gallery is pleased to announce the exhibition Godwin Bradbeer: Stigma and Enigma at the Deakin University Art Gallery Burwood campus from 8 March until 13 April 2017.

This exhibition features the work of Melbourne based artist Godwin Bradbeer, one of Australia’s most distinguished and celebrated draftsmen. Comprising over twenty large and rarely seen works including monumental drawings on paper, unique artist books, wall drawings and chalk on blackboard artworks. The exhibition spans across four decades with works sourced from unique private collections with a focus on the fragile nature of Bradbeer’s drawing practice and his ongoing subject of the body as a ruin. Opening celebration to be held on Wednesday 8 March 2017 from 6 pm.