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dc.contributor.author Burns, D
dc.contributor.editor Tarsha Finney
dc.date.accessioned 2012-03-06T10:46:36Z
dc.identifier.citation CO-ISOLATED
dc.identifier.other J1 en_US
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10453/17511
dc.description.abstract 'Two-Planes' was a site-specific construction that was part of the exhibition 'Co-Isolated', a group show curated by Tarsha Finney, 16-20 April 2010, that also featured new work from Richard Goodwin and Michael Snape. 'Two Planes' was a 7 by 15 metre (h, w) construction composed entirely of standard scaffolding. It was located in the center of a 3,000 square meter commerical warehouse in Alexandria, an industrially zoned suburb of Sydney. The design of the structure accentuated the vertical by utilizing continuous 7 metre high poles placed approximately 15 cm apart. This 'plane' of vertical poles was then repeated, and placed 1 metre apart from the first. As viewers approached the structure from a distance, the ability to comprehend the form was complicated by the moire affect created by the dozens of vertical poles that constituted the two planes. The context of the generic warehouse space, including, was integral to the project as its regular structural grid and corrugated metal cladding strengthened the sense of visual indeterminacy created by the work. The aim was for the construction to act as a mediating object that altered the viewer's comprehension of the space. This research into perceptual affect is a continuation of my previous work, including 'Triptych 01' (2009) and 'Point of View' (2005), both of which manipulated visual perception with a repetition of simple elements. The use of common construction materials is also a continuation of my earlier pieces 'End on End' (2005) and 'Constraints' (2007), which used common structural steel and standard industrial perspex, respectively. The work references the work of artists Robert Smithson, Dan Graham, and Robert Irwin, and architects Lebbeus Woods, Mies van der Rohe, and Oscar Niemeyer.
dc.publisher Australian Galleries
dc.title Two-Planes
dc.type Exhibition
dc.parent CO-ISOLATED
dc.journal.number en_US
dc.publocation Shed 29 South Sydney Corporate Park, Burke Road Alexandria en_US
dc.publocation Los Alamitos, CA
dc.identifier.startpage en_US
dc.identifier.endpage en_US
dc.cauo.name DAB.Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building en_US
dc.conference Verified OK en_US
dc.conference 15th International Conference on Information Visualisation
dc.for 1203 Design Practice and Management
dc.for 1201 Architecture
dc.personcode 103890
dc.percentage 50 en_US
dc.classification.name Design Practice and Management en_US
dc.classification.type FOR-08 en_US
dc.edition en_US
dc.custom No en_US
dc.date.activity 20100416 en_US
dc.date.activity 2011-07-13
dc.date.activity 2010-04-16
dc.location.activity http://datasearch.uts.edu.au/dab/news-events/eventarchive-detail.cfm?ItemId=20899 en_US
dc.location.activity London
dc.description.keywords en_US
pubs.embargo.period Not known
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building
pubs.organisational-group /University of Technology Sydney/Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building/School of Design
utslib.copyright.status Open Access
utslib.copyright.date 2015-04-15 12:23:47.074767+10
utslib.collection.history School of Design (ID: 333)
utslib.collection.history General (ID: 2)


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