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World-re nowned B ritish a rt collective Grey world present their first-ever
Australian project at Brookfield Place as part of Perth International Arts
Festival. The gro up will in stall a co nven tion al looking signpo st which, u si ng
sophisticated techno logy, relays un co nven tio na l info rmation . “ The signpost
has arms w hich move, so it can measu re things like the movemen t of a plan et
or an aeroplane across the sky, or the distance between Perth and Tokyo,”
says the festival ’s visu al ar ts pro gram man ager, Margaret Moo re. “ It’s allowi ng
you to think about place in a far more universal way. Like a lot of work by
Grey world, it’s geared for a sen se of joy, won der an d fun .”
Grey world, Februa ry 8-Ma rch 2, Brookfield Place, Pe r th.
COMPILED Jessica Matthews
HIT THE LIGHTS
Winthro p Hall will light up with a spectacular projectio n o n LUMINOUSnight
– a free, o n e- night ex travaganza to mark The University of Western Au stralia’s
cen tena ry. Described as “architectural sto rytelling”, the 20-min u te projectio n
by Austra lian ar ts co mpa ny Illu min ar t will highlight key momen ts fro m the
Uni versity’s histor y. Alo n g with cou ntless other visu al arts, music, theatre and
dance even ts, the even ing will in clude light sculptu res by reno wned artist Craig
Walsh, an d Perth Intern atio na l A rts Festival ex hibition LUMINOUSflux .
Februar y 8 (7pm-midnight), The University of Weste rn Australia , Crawley.
The latest from Western Australia’s art scene
Local ar tist Ca roline Christie has been so su ccessful in her Clare mo nt
warehou se space, lau nched in August, she’s keeping it open into the
New Year. Drop in, abso rb the slick New Yo rk atmosphere, and see a
retrospective selectio n of Caro line’s abstrac t paintings.
Ca roline Christie Pop-Up Galler y, 25 Bay view Te rrace , Cla re mont.
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