Museum exhibition

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons
National Gallery of Victoria
Melbourne, Austrailia
07 April 2012 - 22 July 2012
www.ngv.vic.gov.au

traveled from: National Gallery of Australia
Parkes, Canberra
12 August 2011 - 06 November 2011
www.nga.gov.au/williams/

traveling to: Art Gallery of South Australia
Adelaide, Australia
31 August - 4 November 2012
www.artgallery.sa.gov.au


Selected articles

McCraughey, Patrick. "Back to the Gum Trees: How Fred Williams reclaimed the least spectacular features of the Australian Landscape"
Times Literary Supplement. 7 October 2011.
click to download PDF of the article

Conrad, Peter. "Under the Skin: Peter Conrad on Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons"
The Monthly. August 2011.
themonthly.com.au | click to download PDF of the article

Eagle, Mary. "Inside looking out: Enigmas and variations in Fred Williams"
Australian Book Review. October 2011.
click to download PDF of the article

McDonald, John. "On New Territory"
Sydney Morning Herlad. 10 September 2011.
www.brisbanetimes.com.au | click to download PDF of the article

Hall, Doug. "A Painterly Vision: Changing the lie of the land"
Australian Financial Review. 25 August 2011.
afr.com | click to download PDF of the article

Allen, Christopher. "Bush Focus"
Weekend Australian. 17 September 2011.
www.theaustralian.com.au | click to download PDF of the article

Grishin, Sasha. "Williams shapes the landscape"
Canberra Times. 27 August 2011.
click to download PDF of the article


Video walkthrough at the National Gallery of Australia




Educational packet

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Google Earth Tour

www.nga.gov.au

view the Fred Williams artist page

  click an image to enlarge

 
Ground work >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
'Bell' nude, 1950<BR>
oil on canvas<BR>
image 23 x 18 in (58.6 x 46.0 cm)

'Bell' nude



 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Landscape with a steep road, 1957 - 58<BR>
oil on composition board<BR>
43 1/3 x 35 3/4 in (110.3 x 90.9 cm)<BR>

Landscape with a steep road

 
Classic Williams >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Fallen Tree, 1962 <BR>
watercolour and gouache on paper <BR>
14 3/4 x 19 1/3 in (37.5 x 49.0 cm)

Fallen Tree

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Upwey Landscape, 1965 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
58 x 72 in (147.5 x 183.3 cm)

Upwey Landscape

 
Dialogues >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Hillside I, 1965 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
53 x 59 3/4 in (134.5 x 152.0 cm)

Hillside I

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
My Garden, 1965 - 67 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
60 x 72 in (152.6 x 183.3 cm)

My Garden

 
Emptiness >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Aboriginal Graves I, 1967 - 69<BR>
oil on canvas<BR>
image 22 1/2 x 30 in (57.2 x 76.2 cm)

Aboriginal Graves I

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Silver and Grey, 1969 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
54 x 60 in (137.2 x 152.3 cm)

Silver and Grey

 
Viewpoints I >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Still-life with Louise, 1974 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
41 3/4 x 36 in (106.3 x 91.5 cm)

Still-life with Louise

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
John Brack, 1978 - 79 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
59 3/4 x 47 1/2 in (151.8 x 120.8 cm)

John Brack

 
Viewpoints II >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Landscape with Goose I, 1974 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
42 x 36 in (106.7 x 91.5 cm)

Landscape with Goose I

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Kew Billabong, Old Tyre II, 1975 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
42 x 36 1/4 in (106.7 x 92.0 cm)

Kew Billabong, Old Tyre II

 
Sea change >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Approaching Storm, Waratah Bay, 1971<BR>
gouache on Arches paper <BR>
image 16 1/3 x 29 1/2 in (41.5 x 75.0 cm)

Approaching Storm, Waratah Bay

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Lightning Storm, Waratah Bay, 1971 - 72 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
36 x 50 in (91.5 x 127.0 cm)

Lightning Storm, Waratah Bay

 
Late works >>
 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Weipa I, 1977 <BR>
gouche on paper<BR>
22 1/2 x 30 in (57.6 x 76.4 cm)

Weipa I

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Weipa Shoreline, 1977 <BR>
gouache on paper <BR>
22 x 30 in (55.9 x 76.2 cm)

Weipa Shoreline

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Riverbed B, 1978 <BR>
oil on canvas <BR>
50 x 38 in (127.0 x 96.5 cm)

Riverbed B

 

 
 
Fred Williams<BR>
Mount Turner Syncline, Morning, 1979 <BR>
gouache on paper <BR>
22 1/2 x 29 1/2 in (57.0 x 75.0 cm)

Mount Turner Syncline, Morning

 
Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons, installation photography >>
Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography



Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography

Fred Williams: Infinite Horizons<br>
Installation photography