(1908 - 1987)
Roger Kemp was active/lived in Australia. Roger Kemp is known for painting.
Roger Kemp is best loved for his large tapestries in the National
Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne. These works capture well the abstracted
style for which he was known. Kemp began painting representationally in
the 1930s, with figures and dance, foliage and landscape all featuring
in his works. This gradually evolved into a system of motifs he employed
within strict guidelines of palette and form in his abstract works.In the same year as he painted Flower piece,
Kemp was invited by Marianne Baillieu to present the inaugural
exhibition at her new gallery Realities in Toorak. The show, which
included a sequential arrangement of mural-scale abstractions and an
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