Bush Turkey Story (270181)

Genevieve Kemarr Loy

Bush Turkey Story (270181) by Genevieve Kemarr Loy

Details

Artist
Genevieve Kemarr Loy
Title
Bush Turkey Story (270181)
Year
2007
Medium
synthetic polymer on linen
Size
150 x 200 cm
Stock Number
270181

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Provenance

the artist

Exhibited

Making their Mark: Elizabeth Kunoth Kngwarray and Genevieve Kemarr Loy, 20 March - 25 April 2009, Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, Melbourne

The Artists of Iylenty, Utopia, Lauraine Diggins Fine Art, 15 July - 16 August 2008

Fisher's Ghost Art Award, Campbelltown Arts Centre, 2008 (Finalist)

Further Information

Genevieve Loy is a young artist from the Utopia region. She is the granddaughter of Nancy Petyarr and has learnt painting from her father, Cowboy Loy Pwerl. Like Cowboy, she paints the Bush Turkey Story. On a superficial level her paintings depict the tracks the bush turkey makes as it searches for seeds and other ?tucker? and makes its way to the waterhole. Genevieve?s paintings are characterised by a beautiful and careful handling of paint, a harmonious sense of colour and great control of the delicate spidery marks that make their way across her canvas.