precious 2009-2013, 24 karat gold, lipstick compound 930 x 1290mm, photography by Terence Bogue
flow 2013, 22kt gold leaf, plastic, digital giclée prints (x8), 210 x 295mm, photography by Tiffany Parbs
currency 2013, 22kt gold leaf, plastic, giclée print 420 x 315mm, photography by Tiffany Parbs
gloss is a monochromatic response to idealised concepts of preciousness and beauty, using sculpture, photography and lustre to highlight an alternate view of inherent value and worth. This series documents alchemical propositions within an intimate landscape, suggesting ways the body can be augmented by superficial embellishment.
vestige 2013, gold paint, giclée prints, 420 x 550mm, photography by Tiffany Parbs
Research for this project was conducted during a residency undertaken in the London Studio, assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body