Peter Walker: Flagmen of the Apocalypse

by Ingrid Jenkner & Peter Walker
Producer: MSVU Art Gallery
Production/Release Date: April 2001
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Walker’s work exemplifies his fusion of rural handyman with the aesthetics of trained painter and sculptor. In a parody of Modernist machismo, his shipyard scrap and metal scroungings abound with phallic imagery and militant bravado. While noting Walker’s outsider status as an artist, Jenker places him within a variety of artistic traditions.

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