‘Around the Galleries’
Review of Radiance exhibition
by Dan Rule, The Age, 17 July 2010
Radiance seems the perfect title for Viney’s latest series of monotypes prints. Known for his stunningly blurred, vaporous landscapes, the Melbourne artist and printmaker has abstracted all but a trace of the lay of the land in this series.
Rather, he plies these works with simple phases of horizontal light – the ambience, perhaps, of the sun’s reflection and refraction from the earth – void of details and topographies. Viney’s reductive, nonetheless beautiful prints