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Solo exhibition: John Nixon in the Lyon Collection

June 2 - December 19

With a career spanning more than 50 years, John Nixon (1949-2020) was a pivotal Australian figure in the history of abstract and non-objective art. Nixon pursued an experimental practice focused on painting, while also encompassing disciplines ranging from collage, drawing and printmaking to film, music, and dance.
​The exhibition features over 35 works by Nixon, all drawn from the Lyon Collection, and represent key aspects of the artist’s oeuvre and is a testament to Nixon’s lifelong commitment to his practice and to his ongoing experimentation. The exhibition has been co-curated by the Lyon Housemuseum, Nixon’s long-time gallerist Anna Schwartz and his Nixon’s widow Sue Cramer (former curator at Heide).

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Details

Start:
June 2
End:
December 19

Gallery Name

Lyon Housemuseum Galleries
Phone:
+61 3 9817 1725
Website:
lyonhousemuseum.com.au

Venue

Lyon Housemuseum Galleries
217 Cotham Road
Kew, VIC 3101 Australia
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Phone:
+61 3 9817 1725
Website:
lyonhousemuseum.com.au

Details

Start:
June 2
End:
December 19

Gallery Name

Lyon Housemuseum Galleries
Phone:
+61 3 9817 1725
Website:
lyonhousemuseum.com.au

Venue

Lyon Housemuseum Galleries
217 Cotham Road
Kew, VIC 3101 Australia
+ Google Map
Phone:
+61 3 9817 1725
Website:
lyonhousemuseum.com.au