Robyn McKinnon

Landfall Estate, 2012

acrylic on canvas

150 x 120cm

From the artist

Like origami folds in paper, the suburban sprawl continues to engulf the landscape, so as to become an integral part of it. We deconstruct and reconstruct over the past for a way to transcribe the tangled lacework of urbanisation.

Artist background

Born Brisbane 1953. Lives in Launceston. Exhibiting since 1970s primarily in Tasmania including Theatre of the Worlds, MONA 2012. Third in Waterhouse Naturalist Prize 2009. Finalist in Waterhouse 2013, 2008, Blake 2008, and Glover 2007, 2009, 2010 & 2011 2012, 2014. Work held in TMAG, QVMAG, Art Gallery of South Australia, Holmes a Court, Artbank, Taipei Museum of Fine Art collections.