Archybald Gnome

Hadn't heard of the Archybald Gnome competition before seeing the Bald Archy exhibition in Wagga recently

Both are spoofs of the Art Gallery of NSW's Archibald Prize, which is a painted portrait competition.

I was taken with this impression of right-wing politican Pauline Hanson by David Alexander.

The artist statement accompanying the work said “the mother of all gnomes can be seen feeding refugee and indigenous gnomes alike,” which a kind take on her Australian nationalism.