Brandi Salmon appropriates paintings by old masters like da Vinci to include Aboriginal women

Through the appropriation of famous paintings, artist Brandi Salmon is creating positive depictions of Aboriginal people in art in her studio in the hills of Hobart. Negative representations of Aboriginal people in artworks by artists who are not Aboriginal is how the proud Wiradjuri woman first found inspiration, in particular a 19th-century painting that depicts … Read more