Madeleine Preston is a Sydney based artist working in painting, sculpture, and installation. The current focus of her practice is how people choose to remember the past and how and what they choose to forget. She is a director of Home@735 Gallery in Redfern

Work (click on pics to enter galleries) > AGNSW Moya Dyring residency at the Cité Paris (6)


Propositional work created as part of a 3 month residency at the Cité Internationale des Arts in Paris. The work concentrates on the decorative elements of palaces and galleries that often contain the objects of cultures that have been colonised. The obvious wealth of the galleries the objects of other worlds are displayed in has been extracted from the countries colonised, wealth taken not given. This residency was assisted by a grant from the Australia Council and the National Association for the Visual Arts.