Bark, 2019

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Fragments #1-#5

Hand printed traditional silver gelatin print

Archival photographic rag

Cold toned & hand varnished

Edition of 3

Stained Victorian Ash: 410 x 410mm

Strange objects in a museum half remembered. Like the skeletal remains from some long-forgotten animal. This is a sculptural study that looks at fragments of wood found on the upper slopes of Mt. Alexander in central Victoria. But these fragments also form recent memory. Unlike the bones of a creature from the past, I recall these memories bright and clear and in magnificent focus…

 

It was a grey overcast day. I broke out in a sweat as I climbed - backtracking up and down the steep slope, collecting pieces of wood that caught my eye and my imagination

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