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ALCHEMY OF GOLD –
Medium: Oil on Canvas
Size: 1200mm x 1530mm
Price: $5000AUD
As the Alchemist attempts to make gold, my quest in this lifetime is to sculpt,
a canvas of the Australian bush – a sacred place – to experience the sacred. I describe this work as a sculptured canvas because of the rich layers of paint creating a three dimensional surface.
A cacophony of confusion, grey thickets of stringy bark, and yellow box gums vicariously cling to the rocky hillside, their trunks springing like ballet dancers poised in a pirotte out of a tangled mat of bleached, grasses, tinder dry leaves, twigs, fallen branches , and blackened remains of a bush Fire