gary deirmendjian selected works

breach 2018



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:::: site sensitive intervention; Kings Avenue Bridge; Canberra
:::: invited artist; contour 556 [click]
:::: white rope
:::: 30m x 14m x 8.5m [H]

the project was generously supported by SYDNEY ROPE SUPPLIES


artist statement

a ghostly vessel scribed by numerous draped lines is found hovering just above the water. slung between the carriageways it is breaching ground …




to Neil Hobbs, Karina Harris and their contour 556 team, including Jordan and Georgia, thank you for the opportunity, facilitation and all the support in having realised breach.

further, i wish to thank the installation crew consisting of Margaret & Christopher Hobbs and Kathy & Steve Glass for their generous assistance and sharp eyes.