Theme: Allegory, Symbolic

SCULPTURES:

SCULPTURES Theme: Allegory, Symbolic
27 Works
27 Works

Allegory, Symbolic: Symbolic visual interpretations of metaphors, idioms, sayings, literature, history, music, and natural ethereal phenomena. Post-modern paintings inspired by Leonardo da Vinci, Hieronymus Bosch, Rembrandt. Feminist perspective with an ironic twist. Mixed media sculpture assemblages that combine everyday materials with carved Huon pine - ‘Idioms in mixed mediums’.
  • Stretching the imagination (large outdoor version), 2016
    bronze
    179 x 57 x 55 cm
  • Energy spiral, 2009
    Gosford sandstone
    22 x 24.5 x 20.5 cm
  • Athletic spirit, 2008
    bronze on marble base
    31.5 x 30 x 14.5 cm
  • Stretching the imagination (version with life-size hands), 2005
    bronze
    20 x 20 x 64 cm
    The Buhl Collection, New York
  • Measure for measure, 2003
    carved salvaged Huon pine, vintage calipers, fabric, string, plumb-bob
    180 x 61 x 56 cm
  • Lost for words, 2003
    carved salvaged Huon pine, paint, fabric, The Compact Oxford English Dictionary, A Gumbaynggir Language Dictionary, map of Aboriginal Languages of Australia.
    94 x 85 x 38 cm
  • Reinventing the wheel, 2001
    carved salvaged Huon pine, dividers, fabric, vintage car wheel
    76 x 110 x 82 cm
  • Next-door neighbours, 2000
    carved salvaged Huon pine, cedar door, hardwood door, sleeves, walking stick, bag, bullet casings
    202 x 103 x 98 cm
  • Coming out of one's shell, 1999
    bronze
    17 x 14 x 13 cm
  • Soprano singing in a Bach Passion, 1998
    bronze on marble base
    60 x 19.5 x 15.5 cm
  • The dance of eternity - Torso-less performing a Möbius strip, 1998
    bronze on marble base
    38 x 23.5 x 14.5 cm
  • It cuts both ways, 1998
    carved salvaged Huon pine, fabric, shears, paint
    120 x 46 x 10 cm
    Hechinger Collection - International Arts & Artists, USA
  • Germination - Sheela seedpod (bronze), 1997
    bronze
    21 x 15 x 13 cm
  • To cut both ways (sculpture), 1996
    chrome-plated bronze and scissors
    6 x 37 x 15 cm
  • Dante's Angel at the Gates of Purgatory, with hinged wings and keys, 1996
    bronze, strap hinge, gold- and chrome-plated keys
    32.5 x 29.5 x 15 cm
  • The spirit of the willy-willy wind, 1995
    bronze on marble base
    67.5 x 20.5 x 36 cm
  • Stretching the imagination (small version), 1994
    bronze
    7 x 21 x 7 cm
  • Beauty and the Beast, 1993
    Mooney Mooney sandstone
    74 x 69 x 59 cm
  • Atlass (bronze), 1992
    bronze
    32 x 15 x 15 cm
    Newcastle Art Gallery, Australia
  • Show of hands - Gestures, 1992
    Gosford sandstone
    29 x 29 x 25.5 cm
  • The shy egg, 1990
    bronze
    12 x 8 x 8 cm
  • Close-knit family, 1990
    bronze
    17 x 23 x 17 cm
  • Interstices, 1988
    Gosford sandstone
    36 x 27 x 24 cm
  • Yin and Yang, 1988
    Gosford sandstone
    25 x 25 x 21 cm
  • The long arm of the law, 1988
    carved wood, fabric and mixed media
    250 x 200 x 50 cm
  • Man in the moon: awake and asleep, 1986
    brush-box, black and white conté, mounted on steel pin with base
    55 x 59 x 10 cm (inc. base)
    (front view 'awake', back view 'asleep')
  • Companion for Brancusi's 'Young Man', 1986
    Queensland maple
    20 x 45 x 10 cm

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