Kotuku; Three Generations Over Turned by the Storm, May 2006

Acrylic on Canvas
915mm x 610mm
On May 13, 2006, a small fishing ship was hit by waves of the coast of New Zealand. Grandfather, Father, and 2 children were the fatalities in this capsizing and hit was an event that I felt needed to be remembered. Kotuku; the name of the boat, is also the name of the white heron, depicted here flying from the sun.
Read more about the incident.