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Marlee (swan)

Dena Gower


  • Year


  • Medium

    Screenprint on fabric

  • Size

    103 x 93cm

"The 'Marlee' black swan swim along the 'Derbal Yaragan' (Swan Estuary) and inlets of the south-west. The 'Marlee' black swans were abundant on it many years ago but now they are small in numbers. This is my tribute to these special creatures."

Exhibition Artist Dena Gower

  • Born

    1966, Boorloo/Perth

  • Lives & Works

    Rubibi, Broome

Dena was born on Balladong and Wadjuk Country and grew up on Wilman Country in Narrogin. Here she spent time learning from her elders and visually recording this knowledge in her art, teaching herself how to paint with acrylics on canvas.

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