Size: 40.5cm x 40.5cm
Medium: Oil on board
About the artwork:
An aerial depiction of a girl enjoying summer in or near a pool.
About the artist:
Born in Mozambique, raised in South Africa, Sydney-based Carla Heilig moved to Australia in 2008. Her interest in the human condition, human form and identity inform her art practice. She engages with the photographic image as reference for her paintings and prefers working with oils on canvas or board. She attended art classes at Ku-ring-gai Art Centre and Julian Ashton Art School. She completed her Bachelor of Fine Arts at National Art School in 2018. Carla’s cultural upbringing has permeated her subject matter which was the focus of her work in her Graduation show. Since then she has exhibited in group shows at Gaffa Gallery, The Other Art Fair and Aspire Gallery.