"Lava at the Urban Edge", 2017, acrylic and oil on canvas, 93cm H x 93cm W.
Inspired by the volcanic flows around ancient cities like Pompeii and Catania.
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Acrylic and oil on canvas, 2014.
92cmW x 92cmH
"Morphology", 2016. oil on canvas, 92 cm H x 92 cm W
A gestural reimagining of the Melbourne region's topography and the forces that shape it. Referencing geological and topographic maps.
A unique monoprint, in acrylic paint on unstretched canvas. This work, made with an innovative transfer process, is designed to be hung from the top, from small eyelets.
"Unforeseen Territories", 2016. Acrylic and oil on unstretched canvas. 5.3 m L x 1.8m H
Rise, 2016. Oil and acrylic on canvas. Oil on acrylic on canvas, suspended hanging. 127cm W x 254 cm H.
Top image: installation view.
Centre and lower images: Detail views.
Big Blue, 2012. Oil on canvas
141cm W x 268cm H
Earth Water Fire Air, 2012. Acrylic on canvas. 141cm W x 181cm H.
"Dune terrain", 2016. Collaged reduction linocut over watercolour, on board. 37cm H x 37cm W
Marks and Stains, 2012. Oil and acrylic on canvas. 151cm W x 200cm H.
Lake of the woods, 2016. Acrylic on canvas on board. 31cmH x 31cm W.
Grotto 1, 2012-2016. Oil and acrylic on canvas. 56cm W x 71cm H.
Abstract 6, 2012-2016. Acrylic on canvas on board. 31 cm w x 31 cm H
Geology and topography version 1, 2008, oil on canvas. 102cm W x 168 cm H
The marks of gestural and mobile paint evoke the natural forces creating landforms: under the tracery of marks from an 1850s map of Melbourne region.
"Water Underground", 2017. Collaged reduction linocut and hydrogeological map, on arches rag paper, on wood panel. 57cmW x 75cmH. Installation view.
Text landscape, 2008. Oil on canvas. 61 cm W x 102 cm H
A landscape of text and white spaces between it, referencing a page from James Joyce's Ulysses.
Building landscape, 2008. Oil and acrylic on canvas. 71 cm W x 102 cm H
Responding to traditional Chinese landscape painting, an urban landscape of central Melbourne, specifically the RMIT school of art building as it was in 2008.
Untitled 5. 2012. Oil and acrylic on prepared canvas. 92cm W x 92 cm H.
Abstract 1, 2012. Acrylic on canvas. 118cm W x 201cm H.
Subterranean, 2013. plastic straws, aluminium film, acrylic, watercolour and gesso on canvas. 30cm H x 30cm W x 10cm D
top image: detail
lower image: installation view