Fran Toomey - Patterns of Life

With Janice Emmott

In the bush

The colours and patterns of the Australian bush can be simultaneously strong and delicate, but the emphasis throughout is resilience.

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Down by the river


This lockdown spring has given me the opportunity to explore the river in a way I had not done so before. The evening light during April lent a particular beauty to the different elements of the landscape.

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Celebrating the geometry and symmetry of natural forms.

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Urban Reflections


Urban structures can be reimagined when viewed through water and glass. The presence of wildlife transforms the urban experience.

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