Bush ranger of Bunnings 2 by Jamie Preisz
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130 x 80
From the aisles of hardware monopoly I pondered upon a metal Bucket. Cutting a rectangular slit for eyes to peer from I thought of paintings by Tom Roberts, Sidney Nolan and the cultural myth making around this symbol of anti-establishment, Australiana.
The romance of the rebel that penetrates the perception of the Aussie Artist. Drugs, sex, crime and lifestyles of our own highway-men of painting; Whitley, Cullen, Aitkin.
The way we eat culture, twist memory, assign genius and heroism to characters who in the cold light of day lose their sheen.
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