Walking on Planet Earth: 1989

Jill Orr

This work is environmental in its concern however it is also the beginning of post-colonial rereading which is seen by numerous artists in the late 80s and 90s. The dress is alluding to the early white settlers who found themselves in an alien land. The following words guided the images: Imagine that you are in a world in which your very protection ignites in flames; such are the images of global warming.