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Geoff Dyer | Death | Obituary | Geoff Dyer Dead | Died | Funeral Plans – We heard about the great loss, that Geoff Dyer is no more and has reportedly passed away. We are made to known about his death on October 08, 2020.

Despard Gallery is deeply saddened to announce the passing Geoff Dyer, one of Tasmania’s most important and celebrated contemporary artists.

Geoff Dyer was an inspiring force within the contemporary Tasmanian art scene, recognised nationally through his commanding interpretations of the landscape. Geoff lived and breathed painting, constantly driven to make his mark and share his love of depicting the landscape in its many forms and ambiences.

Geoff Dyer had a highly celebrated professional career spanning over fifty years, with countless solo exhibition nationally, as well as exhibitions in Singapore, Guangdong and New York. His work is held in numerous important collections including the National Portrait Gallery, Artbank, the University of Tasmania, the Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Queen Victoria Museum and Art Gallery and the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA). He has been hung in the New South Wales Art Gallery over twenty times as a finalist in the Archibald Prize, the Wynne Prize and Sulman Prize. Most notably, Geoff won the Archibald Prize in 2003, with a portrait of author, conservationist and friend, Richard Flanagan. Geoff is only the second Tasmanian to ever win the Archibald prize.

We mourn with the family of Geoff Dyer for this great loss. Please received our heartfelt condolences.

For every start of a journey, there must be an end. His journey has sadly come to an end on earth.

Tributes to Geoff Dyer

Friends, Family and loved ones are extremely sad and currently grieving as the news of the deceased was made known.

We have lost a true character, friend and unique talent. His love of Tasmania, its people and the landscape will continue to resonate through the legacy of what can only be described as a momentous and critical body of work. – Steven Joyce

Geoff Dyer Cause of Death

Geoff Dyer cause of death has never been made public. We will surely update this news as soon as we are able to get more information regarding his death.

Geoff Dyer Obituary | Funeral Arrangement | GoFundMe page

The family are yet to make public the obituary and funeral arrangements. We also not aware if any GoFundMe was created by the family or friends of the deceased at the time of this publication.

This post will be updated with more information as they are made available and public.

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