title_ Heartshock date_ 2008 materials_ silican tubing, glass vials, pigmented fluids, tree branch size_ 7m x 4m x 5m exhibited_ Adelaide Biennial of Australian Art: Handle with Care, Art Gallery of South Australia text_ Curator’s Statement_ Janet Laurence has had a long and profound engagement with the ‘life-world’. Spanning a period of over twenty-five years, […]

title_ Veil of Trees date_ 1999 materials_ 100 red forest gums (Eucalyptus terreticornis), 21 glass panels – laminated and enclosing seeds and ash with Australian poetry, Corten-steel panels containing LED lighting location_ Sydney Sculpture Walk, Art Gallery Road, The Domain, Sydney, Australia collaboration_ Jisuk Han text_ Veil of Trees In this installation of 1999 (with […]

title_ Ghost glasshouse date_ 2003 materials_ seraphic-fired screenprinted glass, stainless steel, texts of extinct botanical species, 5 x 1.5 x 2 m artist’s statement_ A GHOST GLASS HOUSE FOR LOST BOTANICAL SPECIES A glass structure – between a maze and a conservatory. A reflective, contemplative space of memory. A structure that captures ephemerality. A space […]

title_ Stilled Lives date_ 2000 materials_ Glass showcases displaying selected specimens and objects from the collections of Museum Victoria. exhibited_ Melbourne Museum, Australia photos_ John Gollings artist’s statement_ “Stilled Lives” Showcases for Melbourne Museum The collection of the Museum of Victoria is an overwhelming vast horizontal and vertical world of objects. Collected, classified, archived, arranged, […]

title_ Birdsong date_ 2006 materials_ Assembly of taxidermised bird specimens from the Australian Museum, suspended acrylic ring, sounds of birdcalls and wing flutters. exhibited_ Object Gallery, Sydney, Australia exhibition audio_ Ross Gibson in collaboration with Jane and Philip Ulman photos_ Keith Saunders text_ Thinking about titles to conjure sleep, dream, birdsong, waking… To create an […]