Catch the last few days of the Frank Bowling exhibition at ROLLO Contemporary Art. One of the most significant abstract painters still alive is showing his paintings until 3rd September. Go see great painting like this..
|Marcia H Travels, 1970, Acrylic on canvas 281 x 564 cm|
Chelsea and Westminster Hospital Collection, London (C) Rollo Contemporary Art
An artist of international standing, graduated from the Royal College of Art in the Sixties, hugely successful in the United States, where he still has a studio. Bowling has works in many European museums, the Metropolitan Museum, New York and the Tate in London, yet still not hugely known as, say Hodgkin (see earlier post), why is this? Why have the Tate not had a retrospective of Bowling's work?..
Take a look at this really engaging interview: Frank Bowling on YouTube