It’s all in the Cookie by Jennifer Baird. Finalist in the 2017 Brisbane Art Prize.
Responding to the theme of the meaning of life. I have been collecting Fortune Cookie Papers from our meals at Chinese restaurants for years. I just love them. They have been seen together to create the artwork. The papers do move slightly when moved, this is my intention.
About the Artist
Artist Jennifer Baird is a professional mid-career artist, working across the mediums of painting, collage, lino and screen printing. Jennifer trained as a textile designer, reigniting a passion for screen printing through the public access Megalo Print Studios. Printing on paper, in small editions of 10, Jennifer applies ink to the seascape prints and is also exploring abstract CMYK printing. ‘I was meant to be a printmaker.. I love the sound of the squeegee pulling ink through the screen’. An Award winning artist, Jennifer has also been a Finalist in numerous Art Prizes.