- Media category
- Materials used
- colour photo-screenprint on Stonehenge paper
- 53.3 x 37.9 cm image; 76.3 x 56.6 cm sheet
- Signature & date
Signed and dated l.r. corner, pencil "GIBSON ‘94".
- Gift of Pamela and Hans Schüttler 2005
- Not on display
- Accession number
- © Jeff Gibson
- Artist information
Works in the collection
Jeff Gibson, artist and writer, was born in Brisbane in 1958. He studied Visual Arts at the Darling Downs Institute of Advanced Education between 1978-80, and then at Sydney College of the Arts from 1984-85. He has exhibited regularly since 1985 and has lived and worked in New York since 1998.
This print is from a series of five exhibited by the artist at Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne in 1994, immediately preceding the Gallery's 1995 Australian Perspecta exhibition, in which a similar series was exhibited.
In 2005 the artist wrote: "Put simply, I was exploring the poetic dimension arising from simple juxtapositions of recycled fragments within each frame and across the series. The prints were deliberately allusive, yet open-ended. I chose to work for a period of time in a conventional format (the editioned print), as a means of engaging and updating a genre which I believe can serve to mediate between high and low cultural codes."
© Australian Art Department, Art Gallery of New South Wales, 2005
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