Opening night 6pm Friday 1 September 2017
02 September – 22 October 2017
This exhibition brings together landscapes separated by 12,000 miles. Dorothy Wishney's early years in Scotland and study at The Glasgow School of Art gave her an affinity with the landforms of her homeland.
Australia, now her home for many years, introduced a different landscape, initially strange and overwhelming in its vastness.
Only on contemplation were similarities unveiled.
Essentially in both instances there was a feeling of permanency and ancient connections. Closer consideration of these locations found a common thread of landscapes of splendid isolation, landscapes reshaped by human activity and landscapes of regeneration.
This exhibition is a journey of visual discovery searching for the essence of place and engaging with the land.