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1980 Royal Visit Theme: Encounters

Artist: Mark ARBUZ
Birth/Death: 1953

Title: 1980 Royal Visit

Credit Line: National Gallery of Australia, Canberra.

Mark Arbuz’s 1980 Royal Visit teatowel uses this ubiquitous souvenir to comment on the visit of royalty as a mere passing train, with so little impact that it is observed only by native animals.

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