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Finalist Assessment Studio 4

Percolate

Size: NADate: December 2019Medium: Bamboo, plaster, jesmonite, twine, electrical tape, nails Percolate is a balancing bamboo sculpture holding bulbous plaster forms that interweave with the building. The shapes found within the sculpture are related to the space in which it is in, exploring the deconstruction of the institution through its architecture. Each bamboo structure takes […]

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Algamated

Date: December 2019Size: NAMaterial: Bamboo, electrical tape, twine After studying previous designs and experimentation, work began on a final experiment of bamboo that would lead into a piece for the Winter Cabaret show in Week 11 of the term. To strengthen each of the edges of the first cube, two shorter bamboo sticks were joined […]

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Harder

Date: November 2019Size: VaryingMaterial: Jesmonite Jesmonite, a material similar to plaster but with a harder solid form and a slightly different mixing technique. Jesmonite can have different colours and texture forms mixed in while producing the final mixture, giving such effects as stone. The process and technique of using jesmonite as learnt in a material […]

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Frame

Date: November 2019Material: Photographs digitally drawn over Manipulated photographs were used to get a better perspective and idea of the scale of bamboo and how to use it appropriately within the environment that it would be used in. With the flexibility of the larger bamboo initially experimented with, it was decided that smaller lengths of […]

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Pumped Up

Date: November 2019Size: VaryingMaterial: Plaster Bouncing off Imprint, there was a need to take the creases and extra characterisation out of the pieces. This is where balloons came into play. The plaster was mixed and poured into a bottle. A balloon was pumped up, and the plaster poured in – a transition between air and […]

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Den

Date: November 2019Size: 2.5m x 2.5m x 2.2mMaterial: Bamboo Matchsticks are proven to be smaller than originally thought when placing them next to plaster forms and projecting them onto the architecture that they are inspired from. Through the experimentation of CUA and DYS/Functional in the Week 5 Exhibition, there was a want to go larger […]

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DYS/Functional

Date: October 2019Size: 1 x 0.6 x 0.6 mMaterial: Plaster, metal step Through exploration of building-like materials and the architecture of the institution, DYS/Functional takes these elements and places them back into their environment. After casting the plaster objects in the workshop of the art department, there was an element of the workshop that needed […]

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CUA

Date: October 2019Length: 11:38 minutes Varying between plaster and matchsticks, the small objects are found not to resemble the surrounding building and architecture as initially designed. The multiple, mismatched colours of the matchstick cubes along with the full-of-character plaster works were not creating the conversation that was intended. In order to create a larger conversation […]

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Imprint

Date: October 2019Size: VaryingMaterial: Plaster Sitting back and taking in your surroundings is a lost art of many people today. There are lost details and elements of everyday life within the department, a building students and staff visit daily or weekly, that could not be remembered due to their daily existence. Many of these elements […]

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Masked Cube

Date: October 2019Size: VaryingMaterial: Natural wood matchsticks, super glue, poster paint Natural wood has a peacefulness to it, baring its elements and imperfections to those who view them. It could be disturbed by a simple layer of paint that would individualise each cube, even in a pair. Colour confronts the spectator into conversation, no matter […]