Tom Polo in ‘The Whiteley at 20: Twenty Years of the Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship’, at the S.H. Ervin Gallery

21st Mar 2019

Paintings by Tom Polo will be on view in ‘The Whiteley at 20: Twenty Years of the Brett Whiteley Travelling Art Scholarship’, opening this evening at the S.H. Ervin Gallery in Sydney.

The exhibition features artists that have entered and/or won the scholarship and their works resulting from their residency at the Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris along with recent work. The four paintings by Brett Whiteley that secured him the Italian Government Travelling Scholarship will also be on view, displayed together for the first time since 1959.

Tom Polo was awarded the 2015 Brett Whiteley Scholarship.

(image: Tom Polo, ‘a new neck’ 2018)