Ryan Presley explains his work 'Twenty Dollar Note - Woloa Commemorative' that features the warrior woman Woloa of the Tommeginne people of Northern Tasmania, who led a resistance movement against European colonisers in the 1800s.
Born 1987 Alice Springs, Northern Territory. Marri Ngarr people. Lives and works in Brisbane, Queensland.
'Twenty Dollar Note - Woloa Commemorative' 2010
from the series 'Blood Money'
watercolour on Arches paper
40.2 x 88.5 cm
Collection of The University of Queensland, purchased 2011.
Reproduced courtesy of the artist.