The Promised Land - Moving

The Promised Land-Moving created by artist Jill Orr

Jill Orr

The Promised Land – Moving was photographed on the banks of the Yarra River.

The visual metaphors of water, shore and an unfinished boat reference themes of migration and settlement

Jill Orr is one of Australia’s foremost performance artists.

Works by Orr are held by the NGV, the NGA, QAG and many regional art galleries throughout Australia.

Jill Orr, The Promised Land – Moving (2012), pigment inkjet on Museo Silver Rag, 113 x 157cm unframed


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