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Drawings 2009

I’ve been attempting to incorporate colour into the work for a long time – here are the fruits of my labour so far.

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Below is a piece I have installed in our humble bathroom. The text reads I will stop talking to you about housework. I will tell you that I love you instead.

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Another piece installed in our bathroom which reads – I will stop crying at ridiculously bad TV. In particular I will not ball my eyes out when characters in Home and Away die. This is pathetic.

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The only place for this piece was the toilet seat…good luck with your karma roisin

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Text repeated and individually typed on acetate.

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The mantra ‘no dirt’ is typed out and printed either on acetate or paper. Using a hole punch I then cut these words to size and painstakingly apply then to my bathroom taps with glue.

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Happy pills with happy thoughts. Printed in size 3 font and hand-cut drawings applied to happy pills. Dimensions variable.

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Waiting for the happiness individually typed in size 5 font and printed on fax roll. As such the dimensions are variable with a fixed width of  21 cm and a maximum length of 69 cm. There are four columns in the full piece featuring approximately 624 ‘I’m waiting for the happiness’ repetitions.

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