PLACE identity Series
Land Acknowledgement @ Time of Custodian
‘In the spirit of reconciliation the PLACE identity Series acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea and community. I pay my respect to their Elders past and present and extend that respect to all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples today.’
Place Statement @ Time of Conception
Is a contemporary visual approach to digitally photographing and montaging the landscape to express the psychological space within a designated place of identity. I continually aim to acknowledge and understand the land we are upon and my personal response of the stimuli that surrounds me with each step taken.
Personal Narrative @ Time of Capture
Investigation Restart …
Perfect to share a tranquil moment as thoughts a recollected and reflected to new possibilities.
Foundation Rebuilt …
Could it be possible to conquer such a rebuild? Stagnate in ways beyond the ocean tide.
Visual Information @ Time of Creation
The contemporary artwork is a layered narrative reflecting Belongil Beach natural environment. Belongil Beach is part of the Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia. On Saturday 21st September 2019 I was continually photographing my response to beauty that surrounded me. In June 2022 post production commenced and two digital montages became Lot 40 in the PLACE identity Series, retrieving the essence of all senses.
Found Quote @ Time of Completion
Rumi once wrote, ‘Unlearning is the highest form of learning.’