Matisse at Ashford2005 Tuscany, Italyoil on canvas86 x 138 cmArt Gallery of New South Wales, SydneyGift of the Art Gallery Society of New South Wales with assistance from the Collection Circle 2007© The Estate of Jeffrey SmartPhoto: AGNSW23.2007
Music composed by YL Hooi
Advertising repeated on platforms repeated. Rows of windows under a low sky. An afternoon’s hangover of travellers’ chatter. Trains coming and going. Voices on the loudspeaker. All enclosed in a conversation between Smart and Matisse.