red rock, from the portfolio Crossroads
"red rock" evokes the healing power and meaning of ochre. It is about resistance and the survival of Aboriginal people.
[extract from "Crossroads - A Portfolio of Australian Aboriginal Artists"]
56.0 x 76.0 cm image / sheet
Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "JUDY WATSON 98".
Mollie Gowing Acquisition Fund for Contemporary Aboriginal Art 1999
Not on display
© Judy Watson. Licensed by Viscopy, Sydney
Where the work was made
Shown in 2 exhibitions
Crossroads: Millenium Portfolio of Australian Aboriginal Artists, Sherman Galleries, Paddington, 18 Feb 1999–06 Mar 1999
Another Country, Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 04 Jul 1999–02 Apr 2000
Referenced in 2 publications
21C Pty Limited (Compilator), Crossroads: Millennium Portfolio of Australian Aboriginal Artists, Sydney, 1999, colour illus..
Council of the City of Sydney, City of Sydney Yearbook: 1999, Sydney, May 2000, 23 (colour illus.).