Woods/Wald

Paintings

Finalist

Ash, charcoal, earth pigments, resins and acrylic binders, 120cm x 200cm
 
The resilient response to fire in the Australian landscape fascinates me. My challenge in this artwork was to resurrect a landscape from its charred raw materials, making paint from the ground up. The two depictions of the same burnt Karri tree diverge in techniques, perspective and time.

by Tony Windberg