The Marvellous Melbourne print on canvas features a colourful Melbourne city landscape. The original acrylic painting used to reproduce this print was created by John Bates, an artist from QArt Studio who has intellectual disability (in collaboration with QArt Studio).
Artist: John Bates
Championing a Modernist approach to painting through the use of flat colour planes, John is renowned for his two-dimensional mirages of Melbourne life. In addition to exhibiting work internationally, his canvases are held in the National Gallery of Victoria, Broken Hill Regional Art Gallery, and in private collections across Australia.