Onerva Utrianinen’s Pastoral Passages at Anita Traver Gallery

Finnish photographer Onerva Utrianinen meditates on the speed of the modern mover by transfixing visions of rural Australia in motion. Hayley Davis reports.

12 Jun 2012

Today we are accustomed to bulleting directly through solid rock mass and traversing without hesitation across powerful, flowing tributaries, however it was not as long ago as it feels that the dirt roads guiding us form one destination to another followed the natural contours and formations of the land.

 

Finnish photographer Onerva Utrianinen meditates on the speed of the modern mover by transfixing visions of rural Australia in motion. Her nebulous Pastoral Passages are whispers of distant memories, where all that remains are traces of colour and light.

13 June – 7 July, 2012

Anita Traver Gallery