“Battling To Reclaim”
Medium:Screenprint, monoprint, hand painting
Paper: Tiepolo 290gms
Edition 5 ( + AP)
Both countries were discovered by the British Empire and through this discovery the Aboriginals and the Maori both lost a lot. their struggle to claim back their losses is an ongoing battle.
The British brought with them many things, amongst these were plants. Some of these plants have now gone wild, out of control. These plants have more ‘freedom’ on the land than the original inhabitants now have. All groups are battling to reclaim the land, but for different reasons.