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Sunjung Kim’s Real DMZ Project Interrogates the North and South Korea Divide Ocula Conversation Sunjung Kim’s Real DMZ Project Interrogates the North and South Korea Divide

Ongoing since 2012, the Real DMZ Project interrogates the demilitarised zone (DMZ) between North and South Korea through annual, research-based exhibitions that bring together the works of Korean and international artists. Sunjung Kim, the independent curator behind the project, conceived the idea of exploring the DMZ while curating Japanese artist...

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Frieze Week Lowdown: London Shows to See Ocula Report Frieze Week Lowdown: London Shows to See 20 Sep 2019 : Tessa Moldan for Ocula

London's galleries and museums are gearing up for a lively October, with Frieze London and Frieze Masters running between 3 and 6 October 2019 at Regent's Park, along with 1-54 Contemporary African Art Fair, taking place across the same dates at Somerset House; and the tenth anniversary of the Sunday Art Fair, showcasing new and emerging artists...

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Mark Bradford’s Call for Unity at Shanghai’s Long Museum Ocula Insight | Video Mark Bradford’s Call for Unity at Shanghai’s Long Museum 16 August 2019

Mark Bradford walks through Mark Bradford: Los Angeles Mark Bradford: Los Angeles at the Long Museum West Bund in Shanghai (27 July–13 October 2019) is the artist's largest solo exhibition to date in China. In this video for Ocula, Bradford and Diana Nawi, curator of the show, walk through selected works that convey the artist's concerns with...

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Jenny Watson

b. 1951, Australia

Jenny Watson was born in 1951 in Melbourne, Australia. She completed her Diploma of Painting, National Gallery of Victoria Art School, Melbourne, Australia (1972) and Diploma of Education, State College of Victoria, Melbourne, Australia (1973). From 1978-1984 she was a Partner in Art Projects, Melbourne, (Artist run space). Since 2002 Jenny has been an Adjunct Professor, Queensland College of the Arts, Griffith University, Australia.

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Letter from my home town by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonLetter from my home town, 2019 acrylic on Italian damask, acrylic on prepared canvas
107 x 71 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
Horse sense by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonHorse sense, 2019 acrylic on Italian wool; acrylic on prepared canvas
12 x 61.5 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
Old black cat and red rubber ball by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonOld black cat and red rubber ball, 2018 Acrylic on rabbit skin glue primed Japanese chintz and acrylic on oval text panel
100 x 84 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
Flower girl by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonFlower girl, 2018 Acrylic on rabbit skin glue primed Japanese chintz and acrylic on oval text panel
100 x 85 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
Black stallion and canary by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonBlack stallion and canary, 2018 Acrylic on rabbit skin glue primed Japanese chintz and acrylic on oval text panel
100 x 84 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
The world looks so much better through a horse's ears by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonThe world looks so much better through a horse's ears acrylic, Japanese pigments, haberdashery on rabbit skin glue primed Belgian linen
203.5 x 277.5 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
A London taxi and a London terrace by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonA London taxi and a London terrace, 2018 oil, acrylic, Japanese pigments, haberdashery on rabbit skin glue primed Belgian linen
198.5 x 271 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
Young magpie by Jenny Watson contemporary artwork
Jenny WatsonYoung magpie, 2018 acrylic, Japanese pigments, haberdashery on rabbit skin glue primed Belgian linen
270 x 203.5 cm
Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery

Recent Exhibitions

Contemporary art exhibition, Jenny Watson, Peripheral Vision at Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
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10 May–2 June 2018 Jenny Watson Peripheral Vision Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
Contemporary art exhibition, Jenny Watson, Just a Girl at Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
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7 July–6 August 2016 Jenny Watson Just a Girl Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
Contemporary art exhibition, Jenny Watson, Birds at Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney
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14 February–8 March 2014 Jenny Watson Birds Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney

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Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy Related Press Jenny Watson: The Fabric of Fantasy Art Almanac : 29 June 2017

Jenny Watson is a leading Australian artist, whose oeuvre spans 40 years. Historically, Watson is perhaps most well known as being the first female artist to represent Australia in a solo presentation at the Venice Biennale in 1993, Rosalie Gascoigne and Peter Booth made a debut together in 1982. Today, she not only maintains a practice with...

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