Paintings 2007

Blake Finalist, 2001, 1.2 x 1.2m, Acrylic on board

Blake Finalist, 2007, Ned’s Burqa  1.2 x 1.2m, Acrylic on board, Private collection, NSW.

Australianism, Mary Place Gallery, Paddington, Sydney, 2007

These works catalogue the artist’s commentary on a social & political level. Through this exhibition, the artists is asking what it means to be Australian.  Is this the Australia we want?  Wilson uses humour to blend a combination of Australian icons and stereotypes to ask questions, make comments and tell the story of her observations.

First Boat People

        The First Boat People                     Acrylic on board 1.2 x 1.2m

HILLSHOIST

Hills Hoist  60 x 60cm, acrylic on board, private collection NSW

Mr Burke

Mr Burke    60 x 60cm, acrylic on board, private collection, NSW.

Ned & Skippy  1.2m x 1.2m, acrylic on board, private collection, WA.

Galahs in Canberra  Acrylic on board 1.2 x 1.2m

Intervention

Intervention Protest Painting  Acrlic on board 60 x 60cm

MERINO DREAMING

Merino Dreams?  Acrylic on board    80 x 80cm

all content copyright rebecca wilson 2014.

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