Posted: August 19th, 2012 | Author: Michael Courtenay | Filed under: Art News | Tags: Art Nouveau, National Gallery of Australia, Sydney Long | Comments Off on NGA Showcasing Sydney Long’s Stunning Art Nouveau Works
The National Gallery of Australia in Canberra is showcasing a retrospective exhibition of one of Australia’s foremost Art Nouveau painters. Sydney Long was born in Goulburn in 1871, with his works first coming to prominence in the late 19th century.
Long studied in Sydney before he became a central figure in the Symbolist movement.
Long’s exhibition The Spirit of the Land is on now at the National Gallery, displaying over 115 of Long’s paintings, watercolours and prints :: Read the full article »»»»