I am an artist/sculptor- my work focuses on casting everyday objects to create instillations that challenge preconceptions on certain objects but also to create humours and interesting pieces that intrigue the viewer. Viewer interaction is something that plays heavily in my work and in some instances I encourage the viewer Read More...
I created a set of 9 hammers, each of which were made out of different materials, this was done to show how differnt an object could be once it is presented in an unfamiliar material. The idea behind the piece was to have the viewer touch and explore the hammers comparing each one. Now that the hammers all weigh and feel differnt it was important that the piece be could be touched.
All the objects in the boxes have been cast in the same material meaning that they have all lost their original purpose, history and uniquness. The crates are to suggest that they are ready to be thrown away. Each of the individual vessels has been marked with a phrase summing this up, in essence making them individual.
Cast bathroom was a piece that centred on taking items found in the bathroom and casting them in a variety of differnt materials to create a light hearted domestic interior that challenged preconceptions of certain objects.
A selection of differnt toys which were cast in a variety of differnt materials to explore the objects more.
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