Matriarch Matilda

Matriarch Matilda is a set of two artworks which tell a story about the life achievements of one of the first settlers of this area, Matilda Elizabeth Bennett (1804-1870). Matilda was the wife of John Septimus Roe, a successful and recognised explorer. The suburb, Bennett Springs, was also named after her.

materials:
Anodised & folded aluminium metal sheet.
year:
2017
avaliability:
commissioned by QUBE Property Groupon on behalf of QUBE Beechboro Development Pty Ltd and Erceg Management Pty Ltd.
special thanks to:
Mark Sanderson, Adam Cruickshank, Alison Barrett, Grant Rees - All Metal Fabrication, AnodisersWA
dimensions:
East : 4m x 2.4m x 0.1m , West : 5m x 1.2m x 0.1m