TWFINEART presents Fran O’Neill’s most recent body of work created during 2016 & 2017 in her Newcastle studio where she continues her exploration of colour, scale and gesture, using her body as her brush. O’Neill describes her process as “organic, intuitive, and improvisational.
TWFINEART is pleased to announce the opening of Next Move - Fran O'Neill.
EXHIBITION DATES: August 10 - September 10, 2017 OPENING RECEPTION: Thursday August 10th, 6-8pm.
Fran O'Neill will be joining us for the opening to personally guide you through her latest body of work.
Born in Australia in 1971, Fran O’Neill currently lives between Newcastle, NSW and New York City. Following her debut at the Liman Studio Gallery, Palm Beach, FL in 2005, O’Neill has had an extensive exhibition history with international representation at John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY, Mars Gallery, Bushwick NYC, David & Schweitzer, Brooklyn, NY with paintings in the permanent collections of museums including MoCA Jacksonville.
O’Neill is the recipient of the prestigious Joan Mitchell Foundation Award, Shaw Award and Acker Award - San Francisco division, and was recently included in an exhibition at MoCA surveying the work of important female abstractionists from their permanent collection together with Helen Frankenthaler & Joan Mitchell.