from ABC_-TV 

Realism in art probably wouldn’t be the first thing that leaps to mind when thinking about a rebellious movement that goes against the grain, but that was exactly the experience for three young artists working in Fremantle Western Australia back in the 1970s and 80s.

During a time when abstract expressionism was where everyone seemed to be heading Ray Beattie, Marcus Beilby and Ken Wadrop chose a different journey that sent them on a career in the realms of realism. ABC Arts reporter Brendan Hutchens sat down with Beilby and Wadrop to discuss the reunion exhibition that is currently showing at the historic Fremantle Art Centre.

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