Faridah Cameron

Cockle Creek - Horizon Lines, 2013

acrylic on canvas

From the artist

Standing on the beach at Cockle Creek, the southernmost point of Tasmania, it is possible to turn through 360 degrees and see no sign of human intervention except for the trail markers of the South Coast Track, which mark the beginning (or the end) of the Wilderness area.

Artist background

Originally from Melbourne. Has lived and worked in Hobart since 2004. Highly commended in Blake Prize 2012. Finalist in Bay of fFires Art Prize 2012; Togart Contemporary Art Prize Darwin 2009; Waterhouse 2005; & Sovereign Asia Art Prize Hong Kong 2005.