Monday, February 8, 2010


New Farm Park
These paintings are from my 'Brisbane Pockets' series.
Both are scenes from lazy Sunday afternoons.


The political climate of Brisbane in the 80s was a challenge to those culturally on-the-fringe – you made yourself interesting to the Police – think Punks, Mods, Ska Beat girls and boys. However this difference of identity made a statement and was a way of thumbing one’s nose at that authority while trying not to get arrested for imagined civil liberties breaches!

Mod Boys' was chosen for a Brisbane Institute of Art selected works exhibition 2009 called e.g.