This work is primarily a sculptural realisation of a mental image I had while simultaneously drinking a cup of coffee and watching a film adaptation of Pride and Prejudice. However it is also intended to generate that subtle disruptive impact that a mundane yet inaccurate object can have on a person. Hopefully it can elicit a few smiles and maybe some giggles.
epoxy putty, ceramic, cardboard, resin, acrylic paint, impasto, woodchip board
25 x 20 x 7.7 cm
Judges of the 2012 Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize: Guido Belgiorno-Nettis AM (Trustee of the Art Gallery of NSW and Director of the Transfield Foundation), Natalie Wilson (Assistant Curator of Australian Art at the Art Gallery of NSW) and Professor Janice Reid AM (Vice-Chancellor of the University of Western Sydney and Trustee of the Art Gallery of NSW).
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