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Paper Mountain is a Perth based artist run initiative with a gallery, co-working space (The Common Room) and studios, located in the heart of Northbridge, WA.

Open 9am – 5pm daily

Our address

Upstairs,
267 William St
Northbridge

Email: info@papermountain.org.au
Media enquiries: media@papermountain.org.au

Wellard

Wellard

2 May - 8 May

Wellard is an inquiry into the nature of the Australian Dream in 2017. Reflecting on the concept of the Private Estate, Wellard identifies a culturally rooted desire for security and exclusivity which inevitably leads to separation and isolation. An autobiographical body of work, Wellard expresses the artist’s struggle between a desire for both security and freedom.

This exhibition contributes to a discourse about modern Australia and the ways in which Australians inhabit and domesticate space; it is an investigation of Australia’s emerging identity by exposing the ways we relate to our environment.

About the artist

Tim Palman is an emerging photographic artists born and based in Perth, Western Australia. His art practice takes a documentary format, culminating in large scale projects that explore the human condition through the study of physical and social landscapes.

Image: Tim Palman, Venus, 2016.