Art

Discovering Locations
Series

Discovering Locations<br> Series
Exploring the relationship between nature, the urban landscape and the human condition. I aim to bring forth the allure and the other-worldliness of twilight and darkness. I am fascinated with historic buildings and charming houses, each building has a character and a story of their own. My work thus evokes questions about the past and...

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Letters from a Stranger
Series

Letters from a Stranger<br> Series
A photographic series relating to the fleeting, impersonal and sometimes intimate moments in which we interact with those around us. Letters from a Stranger, comes from the desire to reconnect and learn about others, whose lives we know nothing about. We are often withdrawn from any kind of meaningful connection with a stranger or even simply...

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Newtown Contemporary ArtSeat
Site Specific Installation

Newtown Contemporary ArtSeat<br> Site Specific Installation
Nocturnal Vibrations highlights the character and vibe of Newtown, the night time culture and beautiful architecture of the historical buildings of King St. I adore living in Newtown and would visit regularly before becoming a local, there is only one thing I miss and that’s looking up and seeing a sky full of stars. Through...

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Noctuary
Projection work

Noctuary<br> Projection work
  A collection of photographs and moving images which transgress the fluidity of dreaming to abstractions of moments in time. Noctuary draws on the transformation that takes place with the fall of night. Images of abandoned urban locations and shadowy scenes correlate with our emotional selves, mirroring feelings of isolation, emptiness, and sorrow through absence...

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Ante-mortem
video work

Ante-mortem<br> video work
Inspired by human form and spirit, after reading studies of the experiments in 1901 by physician, Duncan MacDougall, who attempted to prove an afterlife by measuring and weighing a body in those last moments to see if the soul exists and has actual weight. These experiments popularized the concept that the soul has a physical...

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Housebound Photographs
Series

Housebound Photographs<br> Series
Housebound Photographs, was created over a 4 month period from February-May 2015. During this time I was physically unable to leave my tiny inner-west apartment, due to a seemingly small accident that ended up being quite severe, resulting in me requiring two major surgeries on my right knee. The photographs are a small insight of this difficult...

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palimpsest: palɪm(p)sɛst
a landscape of memory

palimpsest: palɪm(p)sɛst <br> a landscape of memory
My work transgresses the fluidity of dreaming to abstractions of moments in time. In this series, the unrestored sections of the hauntingly beautiful, weathered architecture of Chateaux d'Orquevaux, in Champagne-Ardenne, France, along with the ‘presence’ that I felt during my residency there – was the inspiration for the ethereal and ghost-like layering I am seeking...

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Crematory Born
Bronze Sculpture

Crematory Born <br> Bronze Sculpture
Crematory Born, developed with my exploration of the medium and the malleable nature of wax for creating forms. Inspired by a poem by Lewis-Alan Trathen at a slam reading, this piece evolved from the image they portrayed of being born while bushfires raged outside of the hospital, the windows becoming covered in ash. I wanted...

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Australian Summer
Fire Garden Installation

Australian Summer<br> Fire Garden Installation
Created for The Fire Garden : EDGE Sydenham Festival, Australian Summer, presented by Tortuga Studios, in colaboration with HK Moragn Harris AKA Pirate Photography. The above video was projected onto white laundry, sheets and undergarments, pegged to a hills-hoist. An iconic and nostaligic image of Australian family life, set against our connection to Australian bush fires, that threaten...

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