works on paper
Joan Ross is renowned for her animations, print-media artworks, sculptures and installations. These works are found in numerous significant collections internationally and in the National Gallery of Australia. Another side of her practice, less often revealed though equally essential, is drawings and her mixed media works on paper.
These works on paper are an ever-continuing and compelling proponent of the narrative told by Joan Ross and were a feature of the 2015/16 survey of Ross’ work shown at the Blue Mountains City Art Gallery. The exhibition’s curator Rilka Oakley identified them, in her essay, as the artist’s…