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Journeys in my head; 22nd state Theme: Patriotic Duty

Artist: Trevor LYONS
Birth/Death: 1945–1990

Title: Journeys in my head; 22nd state

Credit Line: Australian War Memorial, Canberra

Commencing with a lightly drawn and slightly smiling self portrait in three-quarter profile, each subsequent image in the series strips away more and more of the exterior of the face to reveal a shattered skull inside. The final horrific image is of a disintegrated face, looking directly at the viewer.

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