Queen of the Shire 2015


Deborah Halpern – Queen of the Shire, coloured glass tiles, fibreglass, aluminium, steel. Size: 470cm x 320cm x 50cm.

MAANZ member Deborah Halpern’s Queen of the Shire embodies the creative spirit of Nillumbik, a spirit that has been forged by a dynamic artistic heritage, inspired by the region’s landscape, history and its people. The Queen’s sweeping form and vibrant colours reflect the local landscape-the blue and russets of skies reflected in th Yarra River and the varied greens and yellows of the bush. Queen of the Shire is located at the Cnr Kangaroo Ground-Warrandyte Rd & Research-Warrandyte Rd North Warrandyte.