“The Rodd is a centre for creative work, exploration, learning and doing. It is a kind of testing ground, it is a place for experiment, it is a place in which things can be tried and things can be discovered.”
Mel Gooding, 2010
The Nolan 100
A birthday tribute to Sidney Nolan from 100 individuals worldwide.
In 2017 we invited people who knew Sidney, worked with him, or have been influenced by his work or his legacy to choose a ‘favourite’ Nolan work and tell us why.
No 49. Myself - Simon Mundy
Nolan was never afraid of revealing himself in his art but equally he liked to play hard to get, teasing the viewer or reader…read more
No.26 Self Portrait in Youth - Barry Pearce & Duncan Fallowell
Sidney Nolanâ€™s manner of seizing an image might have earned him a similar reference to his contemporary Willem de Kooning…read more