Lismore Regional Gallery | Death to a Stereotype, Penny Evans
Image left to right: ‘Death to a Stereotype’, 2017, earthenware, sgrafitto, echidna quill, plastic flowers; ‘Gawu’, 2018, earthenware, sgrafitto, slips, pooling glaze, glaze, string, feathers, echidna quill.
Death to a Stereotype is an installation that engages with the Indigenous mourning and mortuary associations of the diamond symbols to put the stereotypes to bed whilst simultaneously celebrating our cultural reawakening and the renaissance of the South-Eastern Australian ancient cultures.
This installation is active and reflective of deep personal processes.
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