Ketoacidosis and Head - Howard Arkley

September 8, 2020

Howard Arkley

Ketoacidosis and Head

160 x 121 cmSynthetic polymer paint on paperSoldPrivate collection, Melbourne Exhibited in Arkley’s ‘White + Black’ show at Tolarno in Sept.1995. Arkley’s archive includes an undated slide showing this work in a private house, and also a related sketch of the head, signed and dated 1995 (Howard Arkley archive, SLV, MS 14217/1/915, reproduced in Fitzpatrick & Lynn 2015, p.78). See also Two Gizmos (1994) (unidentified). Exhibited: HA Tolarno 9/95 (‘White + Black’), cat.40: details as here; $4800) Adelaide Festival exh. 3/95 (‘Compost’: according to the exhibition details in Spray 130) Literature: Sayers 1995 (‘White + Black’ exh. cat.), p.11 (ill.)