Tony Sowersby

A Meditation on the nature of reality – and vice versa, 2011

acrylic on canvas

125 x 186cm

From the artist

The grass, the tree, the sheep and the people are all relatively recent arrivals and the grass and the sheep are actually the result of years of human intervention. The rock on the other hand I am fairly positive has been here for a while.

Artist background

Lives in Victoria. Exhibiting since 1980s. Since 1998 has won the Bald Archy for satirical portraiture 2005 and people's choice three times. Finalist in the Glover 2008, Mt Bulla Prize 2009 and City of Albany Prize 2010.