When The Water Runs Out


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This artwork is part of Amanda Hinkelmann's 'The Matriach' exhibition

Original artwork by Amanda Hinkelmann

Amanda is a proud Wiradjuri woman from Wagga Wagga

This artwork represents the mental burden that women carry.

Women often carry a domestic and mental load that others sometimes don’t understand. There is a feeling of being drained and languishing in moments when they should be feeling happy. This piece is a metaphor for a lack of support and how we can sometimes feel very isolated in our duties particularly in situations that are more traditional or bound by cultural expectations.

This artwork links to “Dhala-bu-nya” which symbolises the absence of support when it’s most needed and the reluctance to accept support when it is finally offered.

Mixed media 

Pastel and acrylic on canvas

Framed in Tasmanian Oak

78cm x 103cm

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* Please also note that this artwork is an exhibition piece and will be available for collection or delivery at the end of October 2021

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