The 2022 Victorian Salon des Refusés
This portrait was submitted to the 2022 Archibald Prize.
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Cat#3 Andy Comisso
MORE THAN MY MEDALS
Kelly Cartwright OAM
Oil on Linen
101 cm w x 137 cm h
I was privileged to have been able to paint Paralympian, Speaker, Model, Kelly Cartwright OAM, earlier this year.
When speaking to Kelly about how she wanted the audience to see her, she expressed that she wanted people to look beyond the Athleticism.
I added a toy stuffed rabbit in the bottom right corner as an indication of Kelly’s current life…