Lately Lusting for Art – Sydney Ball

I’d never heard of Australian artist
Sydney Bell, although he’s quite well known in art circles having studied in
New York with Jackson Pollock and Mark Rothko. As you can imagine his work is
all about colour. In fact his abstracts are absolutely bursting with colour
combinations and
deep colour process.  

He originally studied to be an architect, which came as no surprise when I read in an interview that he said 

Another quote by him in the same article in Australian Art Profile magazine that I find so wonderfully true and not just about art but also about
so much in life.  “The less there is to see the more important it is to look”

Artwork images from Sydney Bell Art and


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