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Max Galbraith

Newcastle High School

Artwork title
Liquid time
HSC year
2016
ARTEXPRESS year
2017
Expressive form
Photomedia
Artist’s statement

Time is a construct with which humans have struggled throughout history. My work is an exploration that combines the ocean, as an ever-changing force, with time, as an abstract concept. Time has been described as a river, although I liken it to a construct that has no set state, just as no two waves are ever the same. I have avoided arranging the pieces in a set order. Instead, I prefer to view the collection slightly differently each time, in any 4 × 2 order.

Influencing artists:
Jody Robinson
Rory Davis
Andy Goldsworthy
Warren Keelan