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Trevor Jamieson
, 2016

by Brett Canet-Gibson

inkjet print (frame: 113.0 cm x 82.5 cm, image/sheet: 89.5 cm x 59.5 cm)

This portrait of Indigenous actor, dancer, musician and storyteller, Trevor Jamieson, was made outside in the grounds of the University of Western Australia on a spring-stained Sunday afternoon in Perth, using natural light and a portable backdrop. Performing with the Ochre Contemporary Dance Company in a production called Kaya, Trevor was about to go through his warmup process before mesmerising a sold out closing-night audience.

Collection: National Portrait Gallery, Canberra
Purchased 2018
Accession number: 2018.22