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Time Basking In The Sun



Synthetic polymer on Belgian linen

60cm H x 45.5cm W



Framed in Tasmanian Oak

Says Ingrid of this work: “The dramatic cliffs that follow the ocean at Point Addis have long been a muse for me. The cliff’s earth a soft clay, layered with deep time. There is often a rock fall, deep time eroding as life continues. I often float in the cool of the Jarosite reef lagoon basking in the majesty of the cliffs, dwarfed by their sheer height and drama. The sun shines in its glory over the ancient force, time is basking in the sun.”


Painter and visual artist, Ingrid Daniell, lives on the Surf Coast of Victoria, Australia, where the land and seascapes that surround her inspire her work. Places that are close to her life and experiences are never far from her paintings – the rugged Surf Coast and Great Ocean Road; remote Australia and its many national parks; the vast Australian coastlines and desert camps.

Ingrid finds context in her painting by using the landscape as a metaphor for our fragile earth, the devastation of climate change and our human need to belong. Through her painting, she identifies the human and instinctive need to connect to the land, to the ocean, to a natural environment and the landscapes that make up our identity from the past, present and future. In many of her works Ingrid paints the landscape as an idyllic folk tale; redolent of a time and place when man had little impact. Through stylised and abstract form and symbolic paint gestures, Ingrid uses colour and a mix of textures; layering the canvas using shapes and colours in a warmth of texture and sheer to create magical, emotional landscapes.

Signed, dated and titled on back

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