Artists Books 2018-2017-2016-2015

The Ruin of Ruins 2017. Digital Print and collage in a Flag book variant 21 x 7 cm.
A personal expression of the tragic war in Syria and the  needless and wilful destruction of the important historical site of Palmyra.   Destroying a people's historical and cultural sites is an attempt to  erase them from history and memory. 

The Sunken Boat 2016 Flexible and sculptural etched perspex book 20 x 10 x 2.5 cm.

The etchings depict moving currents, waves an water ,  fish, debris and bodies signified by a cross -
 a reflection on refugees who have lost their lives in Australian waters.

The Legacy of Absence and Silence 2016 Book of multiple concertinas with ink and pencil drawing, prints and  image transfer on Fabriano paper. 75 x 15 x 5 cm.
The search for identity and belonging, the desire  to be part of a larger shared history and cultural background,  but glimpses only of the past can be seen, never the full story.

The Legacy of Silence 2016 French simplified binding, ink and pencil dra…
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