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An image of Children playing, Redfern by Gerrit Fokkema

Gerrit Fokkema

(Papua New Guinea, Australia 1954 – )

Children playing, Redfern
Other titles:
Vacant site, Redfern
Media category
Materials used
gelatin silver photograph

31.8 x 43.0 cm image; 40.6 x 50.4 cm sheet

Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. verso, pencil "Gerrit Fokkema 1980".
Purchased 1981
Accession number
© Gerrit Fokkema
Not on display
Bibliography (5)

Jorge Calado, À Prova de Água Waterproof, Lisbon, 1998, (illus.). plate no. 342

Gael Newtown, Three years on: a selection of acquisitions 1978-1981, 'Photography - Australian, European and American', pg. 67-84, Sydney, 1981, 76 (illus.). 22

Barry Pearce, Look, 'Focus on Wastelands: How the idea was born', pg. 16, Newtown, Sep 2005, 19 (illus.).

Michael Wardell, My city of Sydney, Sydney, 2000. no pagination or catalogue numbers

Author Unknown, Sydney Focus, Melbourne Shift, 1981. 33

Exhibition history (6)

Sydney Focus, Melbourne Shift, The Victorian College of the Arts Gallery, South Bank, 24 Mar 1981–16 Apr 1981

Three years on: acquisitions 1978-81, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 15 Oct 1981–01 Dec 1981

Souvenirs of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 14 Mar 1992–10 May 1992

Waterproof - One Hundred Days Festival - Expo 98, Lisboa EXPO 98, Lisbon, 27 Feb 1998–31 May 1998

My city of Sydney, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 02 Sep 2000–22 Oct 2000

Wastelands: A poetic legacy, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 10 Aug 2005–09 Oct 2005

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