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The heapBy Peter Tankey

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Oil Paint, Oil on canvas

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Dimensions: 62.5cm (H) x 52.5cm (W) x 5.5cm (D) / 24.6" (H) x 20.7" (W) x 2.2" (D)

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Artist Statement

Still life painting of objects - from 80s plastic toys to porcelain figurines arranged into a a heap or pile, hinting at the impermanent nature of consumer culture. Painted in 2014.
An exhibition finalist in the Lethbridge Gallery 20000 small scale art award in 2022.
Comes in an oak box frame, black.
Dimensions Unframed 60 x 50 x 4 cms
Dimensions Framed 62.5 x 52.5 x 5.5 cms


Artist Profile

Born: 1974
Hometown: Melbourne
Based in: Darley

Peter Tankey’s work is primarily centered upon the still life genre, making meticulously rendered often hyper-realistic oil paintings.

Whilst his work can be described as still life - his approach to the genre is often unconventional, constructing unusual scenes with non traditional objects. The tension created through bringing disparate objects together, …


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