The New House, 2018 by Julie Parkin
|Acrylic on canvas
205 x 153 cm
Price guide: $2000
The New House is a riff on a painting of the same name by Australian artist John Brack painted in 1953. A stylised version of Brack’s work hangs above the mantel piece in this painting. What has changed in Australian culture since then? Is the Australian dream still alive or is it just nostalgia?