Illuminated Mixed Media Assemblage included in this year’s Collectors’ Edition #8.
A fundraising exhibition at the Blue Mountains City Art Gallery from 26 March to 10 April 2022.
Artwork Title: “Just Hanging On”. Plane Down Over Medlow Bath.
Mixed Media: acrylic paint, photo media print on canvas, wooden frame & housing, atelier satin varnish, Dinky Toys Twin Engine fighter plane made in England Maccano Ltd, 3 LED battery operated T-lights. Back panel pulls open to switch on/off.
Dimensions: 230mm (w) x 169mm (h) x 55mm (d)
Description: The old twin engine fighter dives down towards the dome atop the Hydro Majestic Hotel in Medlow Bath, Blue Mountains. The pilot has ejected, just hanging on to the tower as lights flicker inside a hotel full of unsuspecting occupants. What is about to happen? …
Location source: The Hydro Majestic Hotel Blue Mountains. Located at 52-88 Great Western Hwy, Medlow Bath NSW 2780.
About: The artwork is produced for the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre’s Collectors’ Edition #8. The collected works for this exhibition take the format of an A5 sized artwork on board, each being for sale via silent auction. At the conclusion of the exhibition the highest bidder on each artwork gets to purchase the work, with all proceeds going to the Blue Mountains Cultural Centre Collection Acquisition Fund. In 2022 the fund was seeking to purchase a work by prominent local artist Anne Graham.
Exhibition Dates: 26 March – 10 April 2022
Curated by: Rilka Oakley
To register for the silent bidding closing event on the 8th of April: https://bluemountainsculturalcentre.com.au/exhibition/collectors-edition-8/