Raewyn Atkinson (New Zealander, b.1955), Artist 2001-2002 © All rights reserved See full details
Homelight is based on three sources of inspiration: the artist's experience building an ice shelter during her residency in Antarctica; seeing the stacked boxes of Homelight oil in Robert Scott's hut; and a book produced by three of the original Antarctic fellows - Nigel Brown, Chris Oarsman and Bill Manhire called The Homelight.
paper porcelain, celadon glaze
Size of installation variable, pieces approximately 80 x 150 x 75 mm (h x w x d)
Collection of The Dowse Art Museum, gifted by the Friends of The Dowse in commemoration of their 30th birthday, 6 June 2002