Playing at stereotypes, Deacon and her friends have masked themselves in long-johns and assumed the role of Aussie fanatics, re-enacting current events with sinister humour. Crudely drawn faces, with messy lipsticked mouths, send up the anonymity (a tool of fear) sought by masked terrorists.

Exhibition Dates: 25 October – 17 November 2007
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Destiny Deacon Fence sitters (A), 2007; Lightjet print from digital image; 75 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Fence sitters (A), 2007
Lightjet print from digital image
75 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Fence sitters (B), 2007; Lightjet print from digital image; 75 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Fence sitters (B), 2007
Lightjet print from digital image
75 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon The goodie hoodie family, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 80 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
The goodie hoodie family, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
80 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Goodie hoodie - little girl, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 46 x 40 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Goodie hoodie - little girl, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
46 x 40 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Goodie hoodie - man (A), 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 54 x 40 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Goodie hoodie - man (A), 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
54 x 40 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Goodie hoodie - man (B), 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 80 x 31 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Goodie hoodie - man (B), 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
80 x 31 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Love whacks forbidden, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 100 x 80 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Love whacks forbidden, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
100 x 80 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Waiting for the bust, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 80 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Waiting for the bust, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
80 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Whacko the diddlyo, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 80 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Whacko the diddlyo, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
80 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Whacked to sleep (B), 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 100 x 80 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Whacked to sleep (B), 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
100 x 80 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Shaken up, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 80 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Shaken up, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
80 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Whacked to sleep (C), 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 100 x 80 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Whacked to sleep (C), 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
100 x 80 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Whacked to sleep (A), 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 80 x 100 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Whacked to sleep (A), 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
80 x 100 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Whacked & coming home, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 100 x 80 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Whacked & coming home, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
100 x 80 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Fence sitters - cushion cover, 2007; Synthetic thread and cotton; 38 x 38 cm; Edition of 50; enquire
Fence sitters - cushion cover, 2007
Synthetic thread and cotton
38 x 38 cm
Edition of 50
Destiny Deacon Escape - from the whacking spoon, 2007; Lightjet print from Polaroid original; 100 x 80 cm; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Escape - from the whacking spoon, 2007
Lightjet print from Polaroid original
100 x 80 cm
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Fence sitters - carpet (A), 2007; wool carpet; 170 x 240 cm; Edition of 5 + 1 AP; enquire
Fence sitters - carpet (A), 2007
wool carpet
170 x 240 cm
Edition of 5 + 1 AP
Destiny Deacon Fence sitters - carpet (B), 2007; Wool carpet; 170 x 240 cm; Edition of 5 + 1 AP; enquire
Fence sitters - carpet (B), 2007
Wool carpet
170 x 240 cm
Edition of 5 + 1 AP
Destiny Deacon Fence sitters – pretend painting, 2007; Lightjet print from digital image; 40 x 50.5 cm; Edition of 8 + AP 2; enquire
Fence sitters – pretend painting, 2007
Lightjet print from digital image
40 x 50.5 cm
Edition of 8 + AP 2
Destiny Deacon and Virginia Fraser Whacked off, 2007; DVD; 43 seconds; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Whacked off, 2007
DVD
43 seconds
Edition of 8 + 2 APs
Destiny Deacon Hoodies, 2007; DVD; Edition of 8 + 2 APs; enquire
Hoodies, 2007
DVD
Edition of 8 + 2 APs