North Sydney Art Prize, 2-17 March 2019

The Coal Loader, 2 Balls Head Drive, Waverton

Please Don’t Shoot, 2019, kinetic assemblage, 24x58x18cm

Reminiscent of the disquieting fairground games of Laughing Clowns and Duck Shooting Galleries, this work was made in response to the thousands of ducks that are shot each year, as sport, during duck hunting season in many states/territories across Australia.
Materials: vintage wooden utility box: vintage, wooden, decoy duck heads; painted timber inlay; timber; handmade mechanical parts; and music box movement.