The first work delving into Australia’s terrible dark history of massacres. Myall Creek is most known for the ensuing court trials and hanging of 7 men which divided the then community.
My daughter is Gamilaroi-her father being from this language group.It is in my consciousness that this series sit with my ‘Gallipoli Series’ on war.
size is 200 x 100cm on a stretched canvas 4cm
It has a twine which attempts to join the tear together…The twine has been made by a Indidgenous person from stringy Bark.