The following paintings are from a solo exhibition for Wollongong City Regional Gallery entitled 'You Cant Hide in a Small Town'.
I had been living in a tiny community of 400, and over the course of an 18 month period there were 14 marriage breakups.
Left - 'Separation'
Lead pencil, coloured pencils, acrylic paint, gilding in 24 carat gold and oxidised Dutch metal, collage, embroidered guitar, bas-relief sculptures.
Above - 'Gossip'
Acrylics on paper, bas-relief sculpture, aluminium gilding, nails, script, photographic hologram phone.
Above - 'Mood Swings'
Acrylics and collage on paper.
Available as a limited edition print 60cm x 45cm.
Above - 'The Eye of the Other Woman'
Acrylics on paper, pencil, collage, wood, bas-relief sculpture, pins,,gilding in Dutch metal.
Above - 'Detour Around Jealousy'
Acrylics on paper, collage, gilding in Dutch metal.
Above - 'Housewife, Madonna, Goddess'.
Acrylics on paper, gilding in Dutch metal, bas-relief sculpture.
Left - 'Shipwreck'
Acrylics on paper & gilding in Dutch metal.
Above - 'Longing for a Spouse'
Acrylics on paper, collage, bas-relief sculpture.
Above - 'The Discovery of Shadows Between Us'
Acrylics on paper, collage.
Above - 'Rivals in Flames'
Acrylics on paper, collage, aluminium gilding.