Chris Nicholls had an intimate relationship with his environment, the country around the Grampians in western Victoria, landscape of ancient eucalypts and flat, cropped fields intersected by the Wimmera River, which he celebrated in his drawings, paintings and photography.

"Landscapes of the Mind"

A major retrospective exhibition will be held at
The Art Gallery of Ballarat
from 28 September to 27 October 2013.

This exhibition will include over 50 paintings, drawings and sketchbooks from the 1980s to 2009, and is expected to raise awareness of the work of this important, reclusive, regional artist. The exhibition is being curated by Merle Hathaway.

"Undercurrents" - A beautiful, colour-illustrated book of the artist's work is available for AUD$50.00

Pomonal Publishing
ISBN 9 780646 904375

Pre-order your copy here