THURRU THE SERPENT

THURRU

THURRU THE SERPENT
22o4'S, 118o5'E (1998) 26x19cm
Sand, paint, threads and beads
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THURRU THE SERPENT comes from a Dreamtime figure, of the spectacular Karajini National Park region of the Pilbara, whose red earth (iron ore) is so coveted by mining companies. Who owns the land?

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The piece was made by collaging images of the landscape, and a line-drawing of Thurru, over a map of Karajini, with sand, paint, threads and beads, to suggest a Dreaming Track

Title: THURRU THE SERPENT, 22o4'S 118o5'E' Size: 26 x 19cm Sold