Acrylic, pigment, mixed media on Arches Aquarelle. 40 x 90 cm.
A visual discourse covering aspects of modern day
space exploration, ancient marks of indigenous
people and a play on our relationship with the
Through Ellis-Brown’s work in Final Frontier, we
see connections between deities, transfixions with
ancient gods and a modern day idealism. With his
treatment of aligning varying mediums of paint,
pigments, metallics and photography, his work
reveals parallels between astronauts and the early
pioneers who discovered and claimed new lands.
The humour that creeps into his work, lays bare
a fragility and precociousness forever evident in