54"H x 43 1/2"W x 1.5"D
Contè Crayon, Pastel, Acrylic Paint, Charcoal, Acrylic Medium, on Stretched Canvas
Dating back to almost 65,000 years ago, Aboriginal people were believed to be the first occupants of Australia and the surrounding islands. Their deep spiritual connection with the Earth, stars, and their precious land is not only a fundamental part of their culture, but also their survival. As modern human life continues to evolve, the Aboriginal people are being pushed out of their homes, off of their sacred land, and the culture is fading away along with their people. The indigenous spirit of the Aborigine is turning to dust and vanishing into the heavens...