© 2019 by Henry Thornton. 

  • Grey Twitter Icon

To view older EconArt related articles from Henry, and other correspondents of Henry, visit the archive of the original Henry Thornton site here:


December 20, 2019

Check out Pete's 2018 exhibition of EcoArt here.

Geoffrey Blainey

Oil paint on canvas

550 cm X 750 cm

Signed bottom left, 2019

Geoffrey is the artist's great friend, in my view one of the great historians of Australia with a wonderful feel for matters economic.  As well as his Australian history he has written an acclaimed book about the causes of war and another, called The Great Seesaw about the swings of optimism and pessimism...

December 11, 2019

These images come from my journey from untrained teenage religious painter (earliest image) to a more fulltime practitioner. Most are fairly standard landscapes, though two are obvious precursors to recent EconArt, documented separately and linked here. 

The Spirit of the Rock

4' x 3'
Oil on Canvas
Signed, bottom right, 2013

In collection of Professor Robin Batterham and Hanne, Melbourne.

The old tree, the derelict...

Please reload

Recent Posts

March 22, 2020

March 15, 2020

March 10, 2020

March 8, 2020

Please reload