behind you: red

GH made behind you: red in 2010 and exhibited the artwork in 2010 in Taint at the FirstDraft Gallery (cur. Clare Lewis), Sydney. behind you: red is one of 2 in the unlimited edition Behind you . The artwork's medium is acrylic and lead pencil on wood, framed watercolour and lead pencil on paper, and comprises of component/s measuring, overall, 160 x (‘x’ + 40) x 120.


‘That’s opposite to how I see it’, said the artist. ‘The artwork’s whole consists of a small actual part and a large thought part, behind you.’ ‘No, no, no’, replied the viewer. ‘It consists of a large actual part and a small thought part, behind you.’

Details on the watercolour floorplan read as follows:

  • stairs
  • stares
  • 20
  • x
  • 20
  • Where ‘x’ is the measurement of space between a memory and the place the memory comes from.
16/06/2010 Taint, FirstDraft Gallery (cur. Clare Lewis), Sydney