Oil on canvas
162.0 x 59.0 cm
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ID: 15480 LOCATION: Bondi Beach
Direct from the artist, ACT
Cooee Art Gallery, NSWExhibited
Transculturation: Sublime and Surreal Encounters of First Contact in the Antipodes, May 2017, Coo-ee Art GalleryStory
Helen re contextualising her work by using a 1800 Conrad Martin painting and rock from forms of this region.
Floating across the picture pane the marine life engraved into the ceremonial rock sites in the Sydney area ,a very ancient language that the newcomers witnessed. With Helens wit and humour she paints the incoming first fleet of 1788 from the sky.. she asks is this an invasions? Helen re paints history her way.