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Can't see the trees for the forest

I spent one month as artist in residence & workshop leader at the ‘Comma’ community arts Project. I spent the time engaging the community in an environmentally aware project and had amost daily drop in workshops for them to make a forest of paper trees constructed from recycled books taking the material back to its origin and depicting the shapes of some of our native trees. Throughout the month the forest steadily grew and became a large hanging installation. On the open evening at the end of my residency I caused deforestation and replaced the indigenous trees with a forest of spruce trees for the evening.

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Available to everyone: Robert Jacks & Printed Matter 

10 September - 24 October 2016


Printed Matter is pleased to announce Available to Everyone: Robert Jacks and Printed Matter, curated by Peter Anderson.

The exhibition presents two connected bodies of material: a survey of artists’ books by Australian painter, sculptor and bookmaker Robert Jacks (1942-2014), and an extensive selection of publications drawn from Jacks’ own collection, many of which were purchased from Printed Matter in the early years of the organization.

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