'refuge'

an exhibition

Hahndorf Academy, Hahndorf, South Australia

 

refuge

 

 

 

 

a body of work honouring the memory of two displaced Europeans who met in Australia in the 1950s. Both arrived in this country by boat, one in 1939, one in 1949.

 

I am their daughter.

 

 


 

 

 

list of works

 

 

 'lifeboat' bones, wood ash  

 

 'landgarland I' wool, plant dyes

 

  'landgarland II' wool, plant dyes

 

 'groundsheet I' cotton canvas, plant dyes

 

 'groundsheet II' cotton canvas, plant dyes

 

  'groundsheet III' cotton canvas, plant dyes

 

 'mending time' chair, wool blanket, wool yarn, bone needle, rose petals

'lament' birch twigs, silk

 

 

 

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link to gallery page