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Portrait of Paul Gerber
Portrait of Paul Gerber
Portrait of Paul Gerber

Portrait of Paul Gerber, 1947

Max Dupain OBE
Portrait, gelatin silver photograph on paper

Gift of Danina Dupain Anderson 2021. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.

Stuart O'Grady
Stuart O'Grady
Stuart O'Grady

Stuart O'Grady, 2008

Matthÿs Gerber
Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned 2008

Robbie McEwen
Robbie McEwen
Robbie McEwen

Robbie McEwen, 2008

Matthÿs Gerber
Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned 2008

Cadel Evans
Cadel Evans
Cadel Evans

Cadel Evans, 2008

Matthÿs Gerber
Portrait, oil on canvas

Collection: National Portrait Gallery
Commissioned 2008

George Tjungurrayi
George Tjungurrayi
George Tjungurrayi

George Tjungurrayi, 2002

Matthÿs Gerber
Portrait, oil on canvas

Gift of Pamela Hansford 2007. Donated through the Australian Government's Cultural Gifts Program.

George Tjungurrayi

Two painters

Magazine article by Dr Christopher Chapman, 2007

Chris Chapman explains how Matthys Gerber bridges the gap between abstraction and portraiture.

Cadel Evans

Winning in technicolor

Magazine article by Alistair McGhie, 2009

Alistair McGhie writes about the portraits of three of Australia's top professional cyclists: Cadel Evans, Stuart O'Grady and Robbie McEwen painted by Matthys Gerber.

Paul Kelly, 1992 by Wendy McDougall

Paul Kelly and The Portraits

Previous exhibition, 2013

Aspects of singer songwriter Paul Kelly’s performance persona are communicated by portraits selected from a range of artists and leading music photographers in this focus exhibition.

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