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A lovely lass… smokes like a chimney.

Eirian Chapman's exhibition "My Gippsland Girl" at Meeniyan Art Gallery features a woman smoking like a chimney, symbolising smokestacks and the rolling hills of Gippsland.

Feb 7, 2023


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One of Gippslandia’s favourite artists, Eirian Chapman, has a brand-new exhibition – My Gippsland Girl – on at the Meeniyan Art Gallery (MAG).

Millowl Phillip Island–based artist Eirian explains that the series “explores the symbolism of smokestacks interwoven with the rolling hills of Gippsland”.

“The woman with red braids, smoking like a chimney stack, her figure like an ornament in the landscape.”

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My Gippsland Girl was enjoyed at MAG, 84 Whitelaw St, Meeniyan and closed on January 2.

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