Wasteland
Wasteland

The Dobell Prize for Drawing - finalist © Bill Nix

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Glass Vase
Glass Vase

National Trust Harper's Mansion Art Prize - winner © Bill Nix

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Union Men
Union Men

'The Boys from Cockatoo' series © Bill Nix

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Turbine Thermal Test
Turbine Thermal Test

'The Boys from Cockatoo' series © Bill Nix

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Sloga and Gilly
Sloga and Gilly

© Bill Nix

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Patterson's Curse
Patterson's Curse

© Bill Nix

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The Hungry Mile
The Hungry Mile

© Bill Nix

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Haircut and a Shave
Haircut and a Shave

'The Boys from Cockatoo' series © Bill Nix

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The Ambulance Station
The Ambulance Station

'The Boys from Cockatoo' series © Bill Nix

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The Artisans
The Artisans

'The Boys from Cockatoo' series © Bill Nix

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Bradley's Head
Bradley's Head

© Bill Nix

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The Canteen
The Canteen

'The Boys from Cockatoo' series © Bill Nix

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The Boys from Cockatoo publication

The Boys from Cockatoo
The paintings and drawings of Bill Nix

 

Over 50 paintings and drawings from Australian artist Bill Nix depicting the life and time of Cockatoo Island shipyard between 1950-80. With focus on the shipyard workers performing their daily duties: labouring, taking the ferry to work, union meetings and the various characters of Cockatoo. Paperback, 88 pages.