CONSTRUCTIONS

SIMPLE, LIGHT-WEIGHT CONSTRUCTIONS EVOLVED OUT OF MAKING HANDMADE BOOKS AND A DESIRE TO CREATE  THREE DIMENSIONAL WORK USING SIMPLE MATERIALS LIKE PAPER, CARDBOARD, FOUND OBJECTS ETC. INSPIRED BY CURRENT ISSUES, FOR EXAMPLE THE ARRIVAL OF ASYLUM SEEKERS BY BOAT , THE CONSTRUCTIONS ARE HOUSED IN A PERSPEX BOX AND CAN BE WALL-MOUNTED OR FREE STANDING.

PRICES RANGE BETWEEN $800 TO $2,000

PEOPLE CARRIER   2011

Cardboard, rope, plastic and acrylic

46.5cm x 32.2cm x 6.5cm

SEA ENCLOSURE   2012

Cardboard, wood, wire, paper pulp and acrylic

Variable dimensions

BELOW THE BLUE DEEP   2013

Acrylic, moulded paper, wood, mesh and collage

72cm x 52cm

A PLACE FOR RESTING SOULS   2013

Cardboard, moulded paper pulp, wood found objects, lead collage and acrylic

69.5cm x 65.5cm

WITHIN THE GREEN ICE-LIGHT   2014

Cardboard, wood, acrylic and pencil

61cm x 41cm x 20cm

WIND DRIFT AND PIER PILE   2012

Cardboard, paper pulp, acrylic and found objects

59cm x 47.7cm x 6cm

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