west Brunswick Sculpture Triennial (wBST)

Numerous sites across west Brunswick.

Bianca Hester . Scott Mitchell . Terri Bird

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The wBST featured 27 local and interstate artists producing work across 5 venues and the surrounding west Brunswick neighbourhood. This multifaceted project brings together a diverse range of practices including sculpture, installations, video, film, performance, music, and hosted events. Further details can be found on the wBST web site. This project was supported by Arts Victoria.

the Landing

Proposition (unbuilt), Docklands, Melbourne.

Bianca HesterScott Mitchell . Terri Bird

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Shortlisted for the Victoria Green site in the Docklands, the proposed work consists of a raised concrete walkway reminiscent of a pier or jetty.

a race against time

VCA Galleries, Melbourne.

Bianca HesterScott Mitchell . Terri Bird

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Produced for the exhibition Resistance is Futile, curated by Kim Donaldson.

Groundings

Winning entry in the 2005 Melbourne Prize for Urban Sculpture, Federation Square, Melbourne.

Bianca HesterScott Mitchell . Terri Bird . Natasha Johns-Messenger

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The propositional work groundings consists of three slowly revolving turntables incorporated into the Queen Victoria Gardens, Melbourne. Planted to match the existing grass environment these rotating surfaces, ranging in size from 7 to 10 meters in diameter, are designed to turn at approximately two revolutions per hour. This sculptural proposition would activate relations between the sky, ground, bodies and the surrounding urban environment, altering trajectories and constructing a spatial poetics based in movement, transition, duration and time.

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Active Air

Ocular Lab, West Brunswick.

Bianca HesterScott Mitchell . Terri Bird . Natasha Johns-Messenger

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Portable air conditioning unit, flexible air ducting, automatic door closer, MDF panels, acrylic paint, and a hot day in Melbourne’s North West.

fish-time

CLUBSproject Inc., Fitzroy.

Bianca HesterScott Mitchell . Terri Bird . Natasha Johns-Messenger

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fish-time investigated temporal qualities of space through the use of super-8, time-lapse video and delayed closed-circuit footage.

CLUBStennis

CLUBSproject Inc., Fitzroy.

Bianca HesterScott Mitchell . Terri Bird . Natasha Johns-Messenger

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3 tennis ball machines equipped with 120 tennis balls.