Collectors” Edition #1, 3 & 5


The annual fundraising exhibition Collectors’ Edition has become a highlight of the Blue Mountains City Art Gallery’s calendar, with a great response from both artists and bidders.  The sale of works in the previous four exhibitions contributed over $63,000 towards the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Collection Acquisition Fund

Plane Down Over Kandos – Collectors’ Edition #5, 2018

A small T-light illuminated mixed media assemblage. This piece sold at auction for $560.00. It fetched the highest bid of the five finalists and 107 exhibited works for the Collectors’ Edition #5, 2018

The old twin engine fighter dives towards the Kandos landscape while small lights flicker inside the houses of the unsuspecting occupants …

Dimensions: 158mm (w) x 220mm (h) x 80mm (d)

Mixed media: Photo media (print on canvas), wooden frame & housing, acrylic paint, varnish, Dinky Toys Twin Engine fighter made in England Maccano Ltd, LED Tealight candles.



The Hydro Blues
(Sold at auction at the Collectors’ Edition #3, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, May 2016)

The newly renovated Hydro Majestic has an unusual ghost like presence and sound coming from the rooms above …

Dimensions: 158mm (w) x 220mm (h) x 80mm (d)

Mixed media: Photo media (print on canvas), wooden frame & housing, acrylic paint, (IF sensor, Arduino Uno, flash drive, mp3 shield, mono 2.5W Class D audio amplifier, mini metal mono 0.5W speaker, 9V power supply).



The Light of Spring
(Sold at auction at the Collectors’ Edition #1, Blue Mountains Cultural Centre, Spring 2014)

The Bogong moth heads for the light as you draw near. It retreats as you move away …

Dimensions: 158mm (w) x 220mm (h) x 80mm (d)

Mixed media: Photo media (print on 300 gsm William Turner 100% cotton paper), wooden frame & housing, acrylic paint, varnish, electronic components (mini servo motor, IF sensor, Arduino Uno, 9V power supply), deceased bogong moth.