The Exquisite Unknowability of Umwelt

Humans are innately curious.  From ancient people discovering iron and making tools, to trillion-dollar expeditions to the far reaches of our galaxy, we strive to find answers to our questions.  However, what if there are things we cannot know, hypotheses we cannot test?  How do we reconcile ourselves to the unknowability of certain phenomenon?  Are…

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Homage – Floating Lands 2021

I also really enjoyed working collaboratively with Yanni van Zijl and Helena Jackson Lloyd. Our performance painting titled HOMAGE was part of the Floating Lands Festival, Noosa Regional Gallery in October. Three artists wrestled with a 9 metre canvas responding to the landscape and capturing the essence of the place. Nature did the talking we…

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Gardening Australia Video

Filming the segment “My Garden Path” with ABCTV Gardening Australia was a memorable experience. I enjoyed reflecting on working in Africa and remote Indigenous communities and the journey of my life. There is a lot to be learned from listening to the seasons and connecting with nature. I am grateful for spending my childhood in…

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The Hub 2020

The Hub Gallery Caboolture Regional Art Gallery Catalogue essay FINAL 14.8.20 Rosie Lloyd-Giblett: A map of the journey 1 Sep 2020 – 27 Sep 2020 Landscape tends to be a cumulative experience. Being outside, in nature, builds on a personal scaffolding – a childhood spent building cubbies in the riverside gully, scrambling through dank rainforest,…

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The Quiet Blue

The Quiet Blue It seems the world has turned Upside Down No Exit No Entry Just Stay But there is many wonders in the Deep Blue Ocean currents and living creatures Grateful to live near saltwater Escape into the Quiet Blue Sea. Rosie Lloyd-Giblett Her Body and the Sea Morning swims with my daughters Submerge…

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Noosa Regional 2020

The Spaces Between the Trees Rosie Lloyd-Giblet, Noosa Regional Gallery 2020 In her new works for The Spaces Between the Trees, artist Rosie Lloyd-Giblett is drawn deeper into her home, the surrounding bushlands, rainforest and coastal sites of the Noosa Shire. Deeper into the life force that nature herself facilitates it is an escape of…

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