Rob McHaffie “A cuddle is understood universally”, Darren Knight Gallery , Sydney, 17 April – 15 May 2021

Buxton Contemporary collection artist Rob McHaffie presents a new series of paintings in A cuddle is understood universally held at Darren Knight Gallery in Sydney. A keen observer of everyday life, he draws on subjects close at hand to explore what is happening beneath the surface of simple gestures and chance encounters.

For more information and to view the works visit Darren Knight.


Image: Rob Mchaffie, Sunday/Monday, 2021 oil on linen 76 x 102 cm, courtesy of the artist, Darren Knight Gallery and Brett McDowell Gallery.


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Buxton Contemporary acknowledges the Traditional Owners of the unceded land on which we work, learn and create, the Wurundjeri Woi-wurrung and Bunurong peoples, and the wider Kulin Nations. We acknowledge their continuing care for Country and recognise that Australia’s First Peoples art and cultural practices have thrived here for millenia.