David Traub: After Eight

24 October - 17 November 2014
Free Entry

In this exhibition Whanganui glass artist David Traub pays homage to eight of his art heroes. Josef Albers, Ellsworth Kelly, Agnes Martin, Barnett Newman, Bridget Riley, Mark Rothko, Sean Scully and Sol le Witt.

Three of these, Mark Rothko, Ellsworth Kelly and Josef Albers are painters who have influenced David since his earliest artistic encounters. He remembers seeing and enjoying their work when he was a student in the 70's. The other artists he has come to appreciate over the decades.