Drowned Man (detail)

The SIEV X tragedy October 2001. 383 mostly women and children drowned. Australian authorities were aware of the overloaded Indonesian vessel, but did not attempt to rescue it.

c04_2

Kate Durham, 2004. Oil on board. 200mm x 200mm

Have you seen this man?

Returned asylum seekers from Nauru are warned in a document reproduced in this painting, not to go to Ghanzi provence. Two returnees were shot for their motorbikes.

c04_3

Kate Durham, 2004. Oil on canvas. 2300mm x 800mm

Drowned Girl (Detail)

The SIEV X tragedy October 2001. 383 mostly women and children drowned. Australian authorities were aware of the overloaded Indonesian vessel, but did not attempt to rescue it.

c04_1

Kate Durham, 2004. Oil on board. 200mm x 200mm.