If only evolution could catch up with our destruction (set XII) – Holly O’Meehan


YEAR: 2022

MATERIALS: fired porcelain
15 x 150 x 150 cm

17 unique sets, $330 per set of three

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A series of hand built porcelain
sculptures inspired by the 73% endemic
species out of the 681 Proteaceaes
found in the South West region of WA.
The work further explores the themes
and issues raised during O’Meehan’s
recent solo exhibition, DefenceDefiance
at Goolugatup Heathcote. A speculative
interpretation of the inevitable
evolution of the landscape and
vegetation, forced into action by harsh
human interference. Although a dark
and morbid reality, O’Meehan suggests
the aggressive reaction is more a
hopeful form of self-defence by the
‘slow movers’ of our natural