Arcadia New

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Et in Arcadia Ego 

The Arcadia Project (2010) is a window-based work depicting an imaginary landscape made out of cut-outs from fruit and vegetable cartons. The landscape — essentially a collaged diorama — embraces the theatre of display that is central to the shopping arcade, the fruit shop, the shop window and the marketplace. It is a concentrated and re-articulated version of fruit carton representations of places, people and produce. The Arcadia of the work's title is an idealised realm; a bucolic pastoral wonderland, depicted  Et in Arcadia Ego re