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Jonathan Jones: barragal

Jones Johnathan


Format: Hardback
ISBN13: 9780980677256
Published: October 2016

Price: $45.00

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"For the 32nd Kaldor Public Art Project Wiradjuri/Kamilaroi artist Jonathan Jones presents barrangal dyara (skin and bones), a vast sculptural installation stretching across 20,000 square-metres of the Royal Botanic Garden. The Project will recall the 19th century Garden Palace building where it originally stood in Sydneys Royal Botanic Garden, before it devastatingly burnt to the ground along with countless Aboriginal objects collected along the colonial frontier. Thousands of bleached white shields will echo the masses of rubble - the only remnants of the building after the fire - raising the layered history and bones of the Garden Palace across the site. A native kangaroo grassland will form the heart of the installation which will be activated and enlivened by presentations of Aboriginal language, performances, talks, special events and workshops each day."--Publisher's description.

Details

  • Format: Hardback
  • ISBN13: 9780980677256
  • Published: October 2016
  • Number of pages: 192
  • Width: 19.7 mm
  • Height: 2.2 mm
  • Depth: 25 mm
  • Publisher: not specified

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