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Emily Pwerle 122x90cm
Public art protest
More than 7700 people have
su ppo rted a Facebo ok petitio n
calling fo r the removal of a public
ar two rk at Cockburn Station . The
Face of the Comm unity, by ar tists
Marco Marco n and Rodney Glick ,
featu res two faces which a re the
amalgamation of h und reds of photos
of local residen ts. O ne Facebook
user wrote the images look “like they
belong on a police report or the
side of a milk carton”. A Facebook
petition in su ppo rt of the wo rk
has sin ce emerged, with on ly 160
supporters at our last check.
Art meets architecture (with a hint of Back to the Future) in a
sophisticated exhibition pioneered by local uni ve rsity students.
‘Augmented reality’ sou n ds complicated, an d it is, which is why we fi nd it
easier to describe this n ew techn ology as an architectu ra l wo rmhole: a way
of travelling back throu gh time a nd space to see buildings which, fo r o ne
reaso n o r an other, were n eve r actu ally con stru cted. Just down load the free
a pp, called Au rasma Lite, a nd use the screen of you r smartphon e/ tablet to
man oe uvre throu gh a 3D impressio n of the space.
Developed in early 2012 by architecture students at the University of
Western Australia , the techn ology has already been used for an ex hibition
of unbuilt projects around Perth.
It goes on show again at LUMINOUSnight – the Uni versity of Western
Australia’s cente nar y celebratio n – i n an imaginative collabo ration w ith
design co mpan y Felix . The show will give pa rticipan ts a view of an imated
sculptures an d a rchitectures in cluding an air-space to wer by Jo n Tarry
a nd a spacecraft hoveri ng over Winthro p Hall, by Craig McC ormack .
Luminous A ugme nted Reality Exhibition: Feb rua ry 8 (7pm-midnight), The
Unive rsity of Weste rn A ustra lia, Crawley.
The Face of the
and Rodney Glick.
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