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Image credit Gareth Carr @gcimagery

Image credit Gareth Carr @gcimagery

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Project Name:  STAGNATION

Artist: Elyssa Sykes-Smith

Location: Tamarama - Sculpture by the Sea 2017

Materials: Concrete. Copper Wire. Steel. Axolotl Copper.

Dimensions: 2000 x 15000 x 7000mm

Description:  From and early age we are taught, by the use of maps, to view the world through an abstract representation of place. This work consists of seven templates that fit together, like a jigsaw puzzle. Exploring the way objects, images and repetitive practices resonate in memory.