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Tracks & Passes

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 Light and Land

43 degrees south                          

 

Expressions and impressions of Canterbury in oils and acrylics. Thinking mountains and plains, place and time, longitude and latitude, a land thrust upwards on the edge.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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These two paintings were shown in a Bryce Gallery group exhibition Dec 2014

Paths of Life: Tracks and Passes

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Paths of Life: water

Paths of Life: water

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The Four Seasons

paintings done in response to the poem by

Ruth Arnison

Poet in residence at Olveston Dunedin 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

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PoARTry exhibition

Olveston House

August 7th - 17th 2014

http://olveston.wordpress.com/2014/08/11/artists-responding-to-poems/

final Olveston 4seasons.JPG

Life on the plains

part of a group exhibition at

Nutpoint Centre Christchurch

Feb-March 2014

             

 

 

         

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On this Great Plain

          solo exhibition

Bryce Gallery 1st - 12th Nov. 2013

Canterbury by Basil Dowling

..............painting a poem

 

Canterbury

Canterbury

From Canterbury and Other Poems,

by Basil Dowling,

Caxton Press 1949, reproduced with permission of the publisher.

The above paintings were divided into singles and/or groups of three. They took their titles from a phrase or line in the poem, ie: chafing worn shingle, long eastern beaches, sight rides.... etc