22 July – 17 September 2017
MEDIA: For information, images & interviews, please contact Andrea Merlak on (02) 8536 5739 or Viola Soliman on (02) 8536 5723.
A solar powered and time-based drawing instrument; a remote controlled mutant power tool that paints; a theoretical communication device; three automatons powered by vintage gramophone motors, and eight custom built autonomous robots.
Dream Machines brings together five artists and collaboratives who are simultaneously artist, scientist, engineer and inventor. At the core of this project are ideas centred on DIY aesthetics, backyard inventors and the suburban shed, the adaptation of existing and utilitarian objects, the machine aesthetic, hacking and re-purposing, and how creativity is integral to innovation.
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On Show: 22 July - 17 September 2017
At: Hazelhurst Regional Gallery & Arts Centre
782 Kingsway, Gymea
Open: Daily from 10am – 5pm
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Top Image: Winner 2015 Doug Moran National Portrait Prize, Warren Crossett Self Portrait after St. Jerome Flanders (detail), oil on canvas. Bottom: Winner 2015Moran Contemporary.