air and water

AGNSW collection John Olsen Nightfall, when wattle stains the doubting heart (1980) 45.1981
AGNSW collection John Olsen Nightfall, when wattle stains the doubting heart (1980) 45.1981
Note:

test

A folk dancer and singer with a passion for Nutella, Stephanie is terrified of heights and the ocean.

AGNSW collection Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Three bathers (1913) 158.1984
AGNSW collection Ernst Ludwig Kirchner Three bathers (1913) 158.1984
AGNSW collection Rupert Bunny Tritons (circa 1890) OA27.1969
AGNSW collection Rupert Bunny Tritons (circa 1890) OA27.1969
AGNSW collection Frederic, Lord Leighton Cymon and Iphigenia (1884) 210.1976
AGNSW collection Frederic, Lord Leighton Cymon and Iphigenia (1884) 210.1976
AGNSW collection Rosemary Laing flight research #2a (1999) 151.2011
AGNSW collection Rosemary Laing flight research #2a (1999) 151.2011

the water, my hand, summer.
my life cooking up a storm.

and my loneliness
electric.

Dorothy Porter, 'The Water'

AGNSW collection Pedro Wonaeamirri Tutini (Pukumani grave posts) (1999) 176.1999.a-f
AGNSW collection Pedro Wonaeamirri Tutini (Pukumani grave posts) (1999) 176.1999.a-f
AGNSW collection Pat Brassington The permissions #6 (2013) 302.2013.6
AGNSW collection Pat Brassington The permissions #6 (2013) 302.2013.6

Blue island, give me back what is mine.
Flying Crete, give back my work to me.
Fill the baked vessel
from the breasts of the flowing goddess.

Osip Mandelstam, 'Poem 385'

AGNSW collection John Olsen Five bells (1963) 133.1999
AGNSW collection John Olsen Five bells (1963) 133.1999
AGNSW collection Peter Booth Ladder and Moon (1992-1993) 41.1994
AGNSW collection Peter Booth Ladder and Moon (1992-1993) 41.1994
AGNSW collection Lloyd Rees The summit, Mt Wellington II (1973) 341.2009
AGNSW collection Lloyd Rees The summit, Mt Wellington II (1973) 341.2009
AGNSW collection Rick Amor Journey (2007) 345.2008
AGNSW collection Rick Amor Journey (2007) 345.2008
AGNSW collection Julian Ashton The wave (1901) 7210
AGNSW collection Julian Ashton The wave (1901) 7210