Revival After Fires – a personification
The image came after the devastating Black Summer fires. This sculpture tries to personify the quiet energy of revival in nature and the spirit of people. The figure was carved in wax and cast in the lost wax method at Chalkos Art Foundry.
Dimensions: 22 cm H x12.5cm W x 9.5cm L
Medium: Bronze with Local Rock
Lynette is originally from North Queensland, moved to Brisbane and completed a Diploma of Visual Arts QUT. She has been a prolific artist over the last 3 decades with a broad interest in printmaking, etching, painting, three dimensional sculpting. She aims to rescue and nourish spirituality through expression of her work. Lynette has exhibited at many exhibitions throughout Queensland, most notably at the Roz MacAllan Art Gallery Brisbane from 1990 through to 2000, ‘Fertile Ground” An exhibition of contemporary Australian works from the Griffith University Art Collection and “Small Works Wide Vision’ Downlands Art Exhibition Toowoomba and many of the Sculptors Queensland exhibitions. She has been awarded prizes for her works by Wide Bay Capricorn Society Open Award, Maroochy Art Festival, Gladstone Martin Hanson Memorial Award and her work is included in public works collections at Griffith University. She is published in Contemporary Australian Painting (1994) and New Art Six (1992), and multiple times in Eyeline Magazine (1990; 1992,1996).