Paints like a dream
Tarrawarra Museum of Art, Healesville, 18 February – 14 May 2017. Curated by Anna Davis.
By Rex Butler
Louise Hearman complains about the way that in every review of her work she is compared to her partner Bill Henson, while in reviews of Henson’s work she is rarely, if ever, mentioned.
Of course, she is absolutely right: the male Henson is held up as the standard against which she is measured, whereas the female Hearman does not reciprocally set the...