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Malcom Dam, Leonora

Michael Banks


  • Year


  • Medium

    Acrylic and watercolour on canvas

  • Size

    40 x 50cm

“Man snake in there. Underwater sea there. In the 60s my brother’s friend drowned there, by the snake in the lake. Still there. Been there for a long time. When it floods all the fish come out from the lake.”

Exhibition Artist Michael Banks

  • Born

    1962, Leonora

  • Lives & Works

    Ballajura, Perth

Banks began painting at a very young age, learning under the guidance of his old people, as Banks’ states “in the bush school,” watching his old people, how they moved their brushes. Banks primarily uses acrylic and watercolour to create figurative Western-style landscapes and portraits.

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