congratulations . . .

by Chantal

. . . to my good friend Dean Melbourne who has been accepted into this years Royal Academy Summer Exhibition! The exhibition runs from 8th June to 16th August and is, “the largest open submission contemporary art exhibition in the world, drawing together a wide range of new work by both established and unknown living artists.”

The Longing, 2009, Dean Melbourne

The Longing, 2009, Dean Melbourne

The piece accepted was a lino print called “The Longing” about the moments that we are alone with our truths and our secrets, when we remove our masks.