KOALA-STRALIA®

`The Fine Art of Jay Carnegie Muir`
●THE BATHER●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

THE BATHER

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●Sir WILLIAM (of Wangi, c.1957)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

Sir WILLIAM (of Wangi, c.1957)

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●JULIAN (addressing a life class, c.1903)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]
Currently reading 3 books on different Australian artists, Julian Ashton appears in all three.

JULIAN (addressing a life class, c.1903)

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

Currently reading 3 books on different Australian artists, Julian Ashton appears in all three.

working title: BIG BOOTS
pen drawing IN A4 sketchbook

working title: BIG BOOTS

pen drawing IN A4 sketchbook

The struggle of maturity is to recover
the seriousness of a child at play

—Fredrich Nietzche

●LOOSE (in the top paddock)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●LOOSE (in the top paddock)●

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●NORMAN + ROSE (the Lindsays c.1905)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

NORMAN + ROSE (the Lindsays c.1905)

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●FLYING (with feet on the ground)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

FLYING (with feet on the ground)

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●POETRY (in motion)● updated
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

POETRY (in motion)● updated

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●IMPROV (with leaf blower)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

IMPROV (with leaf blower)

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●GALLIPOLI (deconstructing Bunyip Bluegum)●
Acrylic painting on canvas, 30x30cm [2012] 
I once spoke with a man who was an Aussie soldier at Gallipoli in 1915. He was haunted by the experience 70 years later.
This is my response to Norman Lindsay’s WW1 propaganda poster 'The Trumpet Calls'
Bunyip Bluegum is the name of his koala character in the 1918 children’s book ‘The Magic Pudding’.

●GALLIPOLI (deconstructing Bunyip Bluegum)●

Acrylic painting on canvas, 30x30cm [2012]

I once spoke with a man who was an Aussie soldier at Gallipoli in 1915. He was haunted by the experience 70 years later.

This is my response to Norman Lindsay’s WW1 propaganda poster 'The Trumpet Calls'

Bunyip Bluegum is the name of his koala character in the 1918 children’s book ‘The Magic Pudding’.

The Trumpet CallsThe Magic Pudding

●LOST (in amazement)●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

●LOST (in amazement)

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

Everything we see hides another thing, we always want to see what is hidden by what we see.

Rene Magritte

●REBOUND●
Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

REBOUND

Ink pen & coloured pencil on paper, 30 x 21cm, [2012]

beagle & ball [1993]
oil on canvas
an excercise in copying.

beagle & ball [1993]

oil on canvas

an excercise in copying.