Support Material: Australia Council 2019

Julie Fragar

NEW WORK COMMISSION (The National 2019: New Australian Art).

This is Not a Dress Rehearsal: A Catalogue of Final Options, oil on board, 270 x 200 cm, 2019.

This is Not a Dress Rehearsal: A Catalogue of Final Options, oil on board, 270 x 200 cm, 2019.

 

NEXT WITNESS: Sarah Cottier Gallery and the Supreme Court of Queensland Library.

Based on my observations of a murder trial at the Supreme Court of Queensland. This series of works focused on key aspects of the court and judicial process, including; the judge, jury, media, barristers and use of photographic evidence.

Next Witness (installation view), Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney, 2018.

Next Witness (installation view), Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney, 2018.

 
The Gatekeeper: Portrait of an Honourable Justice , oil on board, 122 x 106 cm, 2018.

The Gatekeeper: Portrait of an Honourable Justice, oil on board, 122 x 106 cm, 2018.

 
Appearing Before the Hawks, the Hounds and Those who tell the Stories,  oil on board, 143 x 213cm, 2018.

Appearing Before the Hawks, the Hounds and Those who tell the Stories, oil on board, 143 x 213cm, 2018.

 
Verdict by Committee (Group Think) , oil on board, 185 x 158cm, 2018.

Verdict by Committee (Group Think), oil on board, 185 x 158cm, 2018.

 
The Figureheads , oil on board, 144 x 206cm, 2018.

The Figureheads, oil on board, 144 x 206cm, 2018.

 
Exhibit 30: Post-Mortem Injury (Incise Wound) , oil on board 108 x 73cm, 2018.

Exhibit 30: Post-Mortem Injury (Incise Wound), oil on board 108 x 73cm, 2018.

 

TRIAL PAINTINGS: Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney.

Based on my observations of a separate murder trial at the Supreme Court of Queensland. This series of works focused on the trial narrative, bringing together many and varied accounts the offered to the court of the circumstances leading to the victim’s death.

Trial Paintings, installation view, Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney.

Trial Paintings, installation view, Sarah Cottier Gallery, Sydney.

Too Much and Not Enough Water Under the Bridge , oil on paper, (detail) 12 x 18cm, 2017.

Too Much and Not Enough Water Under the Bridge, oil on paper, (detail) 12 x 18cm, 2017.

The Elephant in the Room,  oil on paper, (detail) 14.5 x 19.5cm, 2017.

The Elephant in the Room, oil on paper, (detail) 14.5 x 19.5cm, 2017.

 

Additional images of Trial Paintings and other previous work can be accessed via www.juliefragar.com