Bill Leak. Life drawing sketch 22.8.1995. Courtesy: the gallery and Johannes Leak
The artwork of Bill Leak returns to MAG&M in the form of this unique and previously unseen collection of life drawings created over a 40 year period.
Best known as a leading portrait artist, cartoonist, larrikin and raconteur, Bill Leak is remembered as one of the Northern Beaches’ favourite cultural exports to the nation.
Bill’s commitment to life drawing stretched back to his school days through art school studies, and persisted throughout his celebrated career.
Curated by Ross Heathcote and Johannes Leak, drawn from the Bill Leak Estate.
Exhibition closes: Sunday 29 March 2020