Raises our consciousness beyond the comfort zone
Great Southern Land
Artist Creative Process
I get interested in issues that affect my surrounds. Being a global citizen means my surrounds encapsulate the world. The question of refugees and empathy was triggered when I worked in a refugee facility in WEIPA. It seems that Australian politics has lost its empathy for those less fortunate.
A chair set into the environment with multi-layered soundtrack.
The song track is undelaid by the stories of refugees coming to this land. It is a reminder that we as a nation are fast losing our humanity when it comes to giving a helping hand to those in need.