Five Happinesses
       
     
 At the AGNSW is a  Qing dynasty bowl depicting five bats.  The five happinesses are longevity, riches, serenity, the cultivation of virtue and the completion of a life's work.
       
     
 Oil paintings w/. rusting steel wool, mould paintings.
       
     
 Hen eggs.
       
     
 Watercolour
       
     
 Installation view.
       
     
 Installation view.
       
     
Five Happinesses
       
     
Five Happinesses

Performance Space, Sydney, 1991

Installation comprising oil paintings, watercolours, wall ink, plaster sculptures, eggs, paraffin lamps burning the essence of preserved specimens.

 At the AGNSW is a  Qing dynasty bowl depicting five bats.  The five happinesses are longevity, riches, serenity, the cultivation of virtue and the completion of a life's work.
       
     

At the AGNSW is a Qing dynasty bowl depicting five bats. The five happinesses are longevity, riches, serenity, the cultivation of virtue and the completion of a life's work.

 Oil paintings w/. rusting steel wool, mould paintings.
       
     

Oil paintings w/. rusting steel wool, mould paintings.

 Hen eggs.
       
     

Hen eggs.

 Watercolour
       
     

Watercolour

 Installation view.
       
     

Installation view.

 Installation view.
       
     

Installation view.