17th biennale of sydney at cockatoo island

saturday, 29 may 2010 – it’s been raining for the past couple of weeks here in sydney, so on a decidedly bleak overcast morning, decided to take the ferry out to cockatoo island in the harbour to have a wander around the temporary colony of contemporary art projects…

the island is an . . . → Read More: 17th biennale of sydney at cockatoo island

weekend wandering – joyce hinterding at breenspace

jumped on the 301 bus in surry hills, and off in waterloo to visit contemporary art gallery breenspace for another look at joyce hinterding’s exquisite installation ‘aura’…

the drawings of fractal curves, made with conductive elements carbon (graphite) and gold, have electrical contacts fixed through the drawing paper at the . . . → Read More: weekend wandering – joyce hinterding at breenspace

a lamellophone for The Donkey’s Tail

today I constructed a lamellophone for John, a friend who’s turning 60 on the weekend…

the materials are a cigar box lid, a cylindrical tin mounted underneath to help amplify the vibrations, hobby store brass plate for the tynes, a few street-retrieved bottle caps as resonators, and nuts and bolts to hold it . . . → Read More: a lamellophone for The Donkey’s Tail