Bridges - built - burnt
Plaster, sand, pigment

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.

Deadend Installation Monash University, 2017 

Collapsible brickmakers mould

triplay black film faced plywood
June 2017

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