Major Exhibition of Work by Queensland Artist Scott Redford at the Queensland Art Gallery


QUEENSLAND.- In a new exhibition, leading Queensland artist Scott Redford explores surf and pop culture through new and recent works, including many attributed to the fictional persona of Reinhardt Dammn. The major exhibition of paintings, sculptures and videos ‘Scott Redford: Introducing Reinhardt Dammn’ shows at the Queensland Art Gallery from November 19, 2010 to March 13, 2011. Queensland Art Gallery Director Tony Ellwood said the exhibition celebrated Redford’s intelligent and passionate investigation of surf and pop culture, especially relevant to the Gold Coast where he was born. ‘Audiences will encounter an extensive display of Redford’s colourful surfboard sculptures, videos, model motel signage and vibrant acrylic paintings on canvas.’ ‘The exhibition introduces Redford’s fictional archetype, Reinhardt Dammn, a rebellious young surfer, rock