Site Number: Site 16
Site Location: Miss Gertrude
Artwork Title: Persons of Interest
Before the internet when an ordinary life went wrong through crime, misdemeanor or misfortune, the inconspicuous became visible as ‘persons of interest’.
Mim Whiting studied painting and documentary filmmaking. She has worked various genres including installations, documentaries, oral histories, animations, digital storytelling and poetry videos. Her work embodies a painter’s eye for detail and visual storytelling, and awareness of the strength of authentic voices. This work began as projections for the cantata Underworld Songs by
Martin Friedel performed by Astra Music in 2013.