This is about extending a helping hand, across culture, race, beliefs, and differences. It is about accepting the other, and sharing with those in need. The state of affairs that accompanied me while I was painting WELCOME was the issue of the inhuman treatment given to refugees in Australia and elsewhere..
oil painting on Belgian linen stretched on Brazilian hardwood - 90 x 70 cms
part 2. of a diptych (part 1. = BORN)