Bea Maddock

2 November 2013 – 16 February 2014 | Gallery of Modern Art (GOMA)

This display features Bea Maddock’s TERRA SPIRITUS . . . with a darker shade of pale 1993–98, the artist’s magnum opus comprising 51 sheets of ochre on paper, extending for 40 metres in a single line. The work acknowledges Tasmania’s Indigenous people, and is accompanied by a group of exquisite contemporary Aboriginal shell necklaces and other works by Maddock exploring Tasmania’s history.