Chip Monk

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Carved in one session the idea behind this work was a conceit whereby a monk of a monastery in Europe and a monk in a temple in Asia somehow mesh together in some common consciousness.

Related Works

The above video is the media element of an installation work where the media was projection mapped onto the actual sculpture giving an appearance of a 3D video. You will notice shapes on the edge have been reduced in size to accommodate the expansion that happens in projection. Exhibited in “Ruptured By Delight” Sheffer Gallery 2006 and Figtree theatre 2010

This animation was done for an exhibition on wood in art at Hazlehurst gallery 2007