Bridges - built - burnt
Plaster, sand, pigment
2017


A single colonial brick has a complex presence. It may represent displacement and development, migration or mistreatment simultaneously. Born from a body of research into early brickmaking in Australia and New Zealand, this work grapples with the framing of difficult, multifaceted histories.









Installation Monash University, 2017 




Collapsible brickmakers mould

triplay black film faced plywood
June 2017








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Mark