Artwork by Amanda Hewlett and Cecilie Elliot from the Stories Told exhibition, showing Monday November 6th to Monday November 27th.
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James K Baxter " East Coast Journey" 'About twilight we came to the whitewashed pubOn a knuckle of land above the bay.'
' And then a gale caught meAnd threw me northThere was nothing left standingOn the bare-arsed earth' James K Baxter
'From the old house shaded with macrocarpasRises my malady" James K Baxter
based on James K Baxter's poetry "Till I came to a blind cliff, …
Second work based on James K Baxter's 'Till I came to a blind cliff That got no sun Deep as the cunning of Hell And high as the trouble of man'
from the James K Baxter poem The Holy Life and Death of Concrete Grady. 'One clink black night in JuneConcrete Grady satBetween the knees of the pinesWith old Jack Flynn his mate'.
Concrete Grady and OLd Jack Flynn his mate180mm sqAcrylic on copper
Excerpt from: Pig Island Letters‘Her son is moodier, has seenAn angel with a swordStanding above the clump of old man…