Emily Floyd
The Dawn

Key works

  • Emily Floyd
born Australia 1972 
An open space 2011 (detail)
synthetic polymer paint, lacquer and epoxy paint on composition board, Wenge (Millettia laurentii), Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii), Sugar Pine (Pinus lambertiana), Huon Pine (Lagarostrobos franklinii), Ash (Fraxinus sp.) and Oak (Quercus sp.), silicone, polyvinyl chloride, steel
660.0 x 220.0 x 60.0 cm (variable) (installation)
Private collection, Melbourne
Photo: Mark Ashkanasy
© courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

    Emily Floyd
    born Australia 1972
    An open space 2011 (detail)
    synthetic polymer paint, lacquer and epoxy paint on composition board, Wenge (Millettia laurentii), Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii), Sugar Pine (Pinus lambertiana), Huon Pine (Lagarostrobos franklinii), Ash (Fraxinus sp.) and Oak (Quercus sp.), silicone, polyvinyl chloride, steel
    660.0 x 220.0 x 60.0 cm (variable) (installation)
    Private collection, Melbourne
    Photo: Mark Ashkanasy
    © courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

  • Emily Floyd
born Australia 1972 
An open space 2011
synthetic polymer paint, lacquer and epoxy paint on composition board, Wenge (Millettia laurentii), Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii), Sugar Pine (Pinus lambertiana), Huon Pine (Lagarostrobos franklinii), Ash (Fraxinus sp.) and Oak (Quercus sp.), silicone, polyvinyl chloride, steel
660.0 x 220.0 x 60.0 cm (variable) (installation)
Private collection, Melbourne
Photo: Mark Ashkanasy
© courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

    Emily Floyd
    born Australia 1972
    An open space 2011
    synthetic polymer paint, lacquer and epoxy paint on composition board, Wenge (Millettia laurentii), Hoop Pine (Araucaria cunninghamii), Sugar Pine (Pinus lambertiana), Huon Pine (Lagarostrobos franklinii), Ash (Fraxinus sp.) and Oak (Quercus sp.), silicone, polyvinyl chloride, steel
    660.0 x 220.0 x 60.0 cm (variable) (installation)
    Private collection, Melbourne
    Photo: Mark Ashkanasy
    © courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

  • Emily Floyd
born Australia 1972 
WORKSHOP 2012
enamel and epoxy paint on steel
(a-g) 150.0 x 150.0 x 40.0 cm (each)
(h) 300.0 x 150.0 x 40.0 cm
Lyon Collection, Melbourne
Photo: Jamie North/Pardalote Photography
© courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

    Emily Floyd
    born Australia 1972
    WORKSHOP 2012
    enamel and epoxy paint on steel
    (a-g) 150.0 x 150.0 x 40.0 cm (each)
    (h) 300.0 x 150.0 x 40.0 cm
    Lyon Collection, Melbourne
    Photo: Jamie North/Pardalote Photography
    © courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

  • Emily Floyd
born Australia 1972 
It's because I talk too much that I do nothing 2002
powder-coated steel, stained wood
dimensions variable (installation)
Private collection, Melbourne
© courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

    Emily Floyd
    born Australia 1972
    It's because I talk too much that I do nothing 2002
    powder-coated steel, stained wood
    dimensions variable (installation)
    Private collection, Melbourne
    © courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery

  • Emily Floyd
born Australia 1972 
The Dawn (Maquette) 2014
wood, synthetic polymer paint
37.5 x 60.0 x 70.0 cm (overall)
Collection of the artist, Melbourne
© courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne

    Emily Floyd
    born Australia 1972
    The Dawn (Maquette) 2014
    wood, synthetic polymer paint
    37.5 x 60.0 x 70.0 cm (overall)
    Collection of the artist, Melbourne
    © courtesy the artist and Anna Schwartz Gallery, Melbourne

  • Emily Floyd
born Australia 1972 
Steiner rainbow 2006
epoxy paint on composition board
(a-i) 181.0 x 361.0 x 180.0 cm (variable) (installation)
Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
Gift of the artist through the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation 2011. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
© Emily Floyd, courtesy Anna Schwartz Gallery

    Emily Floyd
    born Australia 1972
    Steiner rainbow 2006
    epoxy paint on composition board
    (a-i) 181.0 x 361.0 x 180.0 cm (variable) (installation)
    Queensland Art Gallery, Brisbane
    Gift of the artist through the Queensland Art Gallery Foundation 2011. Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program
    © Emily Floyd, courtesy Anna Schwartz Gallery