Jonathon Kimberley

Disurban Oculus, 2011, 2011

synthetic polymer & charcoal on linen

136 x136cm

From the artist

Most of the time, people are not in quest of the absolute… they are satisfied with the amenity of a countryside in the way of anti-worldliness. Augustin Berque, Research on the history of disurbanity, 2001

Artist background

Born Melbourne 1969. Lives in Hobart & Melbourne. Exhibiting since 1990 throughout Australia. AILAE Artoteca &. L'Alliance Francaise, Bari, Italy 2009. Highly commended Glover Prize 2010. Finalist in Burnie Art Prize 2011, City of Hobart 2009, Tidal Devonport Art Prize 2004/2006 & 2008. Alcorso Italian Residency 2009. Represented in major public collections.