Oil on canvas
171 x 230cm
Many Australians will be familiar with Pauls work through the annual Archibald Prize for Portraiture at the Art Gallery of New South Wales. He has been a finalist on many occasions and was awarded the Peopl’s Choice award three times. In 2009 his portrait of the comedian Paul Livingston (aka Flacc ...
Archibald Prize Entry 2010
This painting upholds my contention that an artists subject is always more important than the artist, hence the title and my placement of self sitting upon the shoulder of the tohunga. This simulacrum of a tohunga is an amalgam of many previous paintings that have characterized a large portion of my ...
To be shocked of the existence of anything we must imagine it gone. Sometimes I forget this and so keep painting to remember, though I am afraid the rescue it may offer is made impotent by its false construction. Is the story real or true even if the images are false like some befuddling, wild, unkn ...