Distillation - Celia Gullett
Friday, 24 June 2022, 12:00 am
Saturday, 09 July 2022, 12:00 am
Jan Murphy Gallery is pleased to present 'Distillation' by Sydney-based artist Celia Gullett. Gullett's practice is centred around a reverence for colour and surface. The work can be seen as pure abstraction, exploring presence and absence in equal parts.
"'Distillation' feels more Impressionistic than my previous work and explores the peripheral domain where things flicker, dissolve, reform, warp and drift, nothing is totally bound. I am interested in extracting aspects of how we see, and interpret to make meaningful paintings. This body of work is a distillation of experience into matter." Celia Gullett, 2022
Celia Gullett has held solo exhibitions since 2002 and participated in group exhibitions since 1996. Gullett has been a repeat finalist in Sydney’s Mosman and Paddington Art Prizes (2002-16) and exhibited in Singapore (2013), London (2017, 2018) and Sweden (2017). Her paintings are in the Macquarie University Art Collection and numerous private collections both nationally and internationally.