Rowena Martinich is a Surfcoast based artist, renowned for her use of radiant colour in abstract expressionist paintings and public art. Rowena paints in a multitude of architectural contexts; embellishing foyers, commercial interiors, entire building facades, transitory spaces as well as residential interiors.
This painting was created to activate the neutral transient zone of the entrance foyer of the Mutual Store Apartment Building in Degreaves Street, Melbourne. The walls of this space are painted a mid-grey which allows the colours within the artwork to pop. This painting measures four metres long by two metres high.