Labor Durus Femina
About the artwork:
'Labor Durus Femina' is about the hardworking women of the Hunter. In the painting you can find reference to multiple professions: farming, vineyards, fishing, hospitality, chefs, receptionists, working on the city council, scientists, doctors and nurses, librarian, teachers, tourism and travel, and more! It's a celebration of women living their lives here and some of the things the Hunter is nationally and internationally known for.
(Please note, some image proportions do not match the preview display. Click the image to see the full photograph.)
About the artist:
I was born and raised in Newcastle. I moved away and lived in the UK for several years and returned in June 2020. Since coming home I've worked as an independent artist and filmmaker here.