Lorraine Biggs

Mills Plains Intrusion, 2007

acrylic and oil

66 x 76cm

From the artist

This work plays on Glover's painting 'Mills Plains' with a consideration of the same site today. Intruders like rabbits, starlings and gorse have affected the landscape in many ways that have generally put strain on the land and competed with local flora and fauna for survival.

Artist background

Lives and works in Falmouth, Tasmania. Exhibiting since late 1980s throughout Australia including 146 Artsapce 2014 and LARQ 2012. Finalist in Hutchins Art Prize 2009, 2005, 2003, 2000; Heysen Prize 2009; Glover Prize 2007, 2006, Moet & Chandon Art Prize 1993. Winner of Mixed Media Prize, Wrest Point Art Award 2000.