Posts Tagged ‘Antarctica’

Antarctica Show – Drill Hall gallery, Canberra

24/05/2012

ANTARCTICA – Drill Hall Gallery, Australian National University, Canberra. 24th May – 1st July 2012 SIDNEY NOLAN   JAN SENBERGS   BEA MADDOCK   JÖRG SCHMEISSER   ANNE NOBLE   PHILIP HUGHES   CHRIS DRURY catalogue available from: dhg@anu.edu.au I had two works in this show: Albatross Print and a whole room devoted to the three screen […]






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Albatross

23/01/2008

On my way to Antarctica on the James Clark Ross, albatrosses were wheeling about the ship. I asked the Met Officer on board, also bound for the base at Rothera, if he could give me a wind and pressure chart, pus a satellite image for each day I spent South. The idea for these pieces […]






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Albatross Print

04/08/2007

Digital print on archival rag paper, with a hand drawn blue crayon line. The image is of one day of wind over Antarctica, with the line of the flight of a tagged Albatross over 18 months, drawn in blue crayon around the central circle.  This bird lives on the wing, often just 2 metres above […]






2007 | Antarctica, Antartica, Mapping, Prints, Works For Sale | Media: , | Tags: , , , ,

Wind Vortices

04/07/2007

  Wind Vortices – Sky Blu, Antarctica  – Inkjet print  – 717 x 1506 mm – edition 2/4 Wind Vortex – Sky Blu, Antarctica – Inkjet print  – 975 x 716 mm – edition 4/4 sold out Wind Vortices Drawing – embossed artists paper – 760 x 670 mm. edition 3/4 Sky Blu is an […]






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Life in the Presence of Death

02/03/2007

Antarctic earth on paper, 1310 x 1000 mm – private collection and collection artist This is the gene sequence of a proteobacteria found in the soil of the Ellsworth Mountains, one of the most lifeless places on earth.  






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Under Sky Blu

01/03/2007

 Layered echograms from Flight G23, Inkjet print, 888 x 778 mm. edition 2/4, private collection and collection artist  This work is made by taking what is a linear cross section of an echogram over Sky Blu and layering them one over the other in Photoshop. The image is never anything you would see, it is […]






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Under The Ice, over the Unknown

01/03/2007

  Detail from Flight G23, Pencil and ink on an inkjet print on artists’ paper, 2060 x 870 mm – private collection  






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Lake Concordia

01/03/2007

From Flight W34, Biro on an inkjet print on vinyl, 1306 x 1137 mm – Collection artist the ice here is 4 K thick, but where it meets the land which in places is hot, it forms lakes  






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Explorers at the Edge of the Void

01/03/2007

Hand written text in ink on an inkjet print from an echogram of East Antarctica, on artists’ paper, 1060 x 2345 mm private collection Not long after I returned from Antarctica my wife and I were invited to CERN to see the new Hadron Collider under construction. The experiment, which is due to take place […]






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Everything Nothing

01/03/2007

  Hand written text in ink on an inkjet print, from an echogram of East Antarctica, on artists’ paper, 888 x 778 mm private collection Antarctica is the height of nothingness and yet it contains everything, it drives our climate and has our history encoded in the layers of ice.






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Above and Below Cararra Nunatac

01/03/2007

Sky Blu, Antarctica, Inkjet prints, one is a layered echogram from under the ice at Sky Blu.  888 x 733 mm Collection artist An echogram is a radar image of the ice and the underlying land formations. The equipment is attached to the underside of the wings of a Twin Otter, which will fly close […]






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Antarctic Winds 1

01/03/2007

24th & 25th January, Inkjet print on artists paper with pencil, 752 x 737 mm. – Collection artist






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Antarctic Winds 2

01/03/2007

 27 & 28th January, Inkjet print on artists’ archival paper overlaid with permanent ink on transparent film, 752 x 737 mm – Collection artist






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Iceprint 1, 2, 3

05/01/2007

 Iceprint I – Sky Blu, Antarctica, – Inkjet print  – 662 x 868 mm Iceprint 2   – Sky Blu, Antarctica, – Inkjet prints  – 652 x 888 Iceprint 3  – Sky Blu, Antarctica, – Inkjet prints –   648 x 888 mm    






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Icedagger

05/01/2007

Sky Blu, Antarctica, Inkjet print,  919 x 678 mm, ed. ¼






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Cloud Igloo

04/01/2007

Antarctica – Inkjet print  – 1970 x 1658 mm – edition 2/4






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Icevoid

04/01/2007

Antarctica, – Inkjet print  –  920 x 900 mm  – edition 3/9






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Iceprint

04/01/2007

Iceprint 1 Sky Blu, Antarctica, – Inkjet print –  662 x 868 mm – edition 2/4 Iceprint 2 Sky Blu, Antarctica, – inkjet print – 652 x 888 cm – edition 2/4 Iceprint 3, Sky Blu, Antarctica, – inkjet print – 648 x 888 cm – edition 1/4    






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Brocken Spectre

04/01/2007

Lanzarote Nunatac, Sky Blu, Antarctica, – Inkjet print  – 692 x 888 mm  






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