aRtECYCLE art Prize 2012

Posted by sophie carnell on Wednesday, June 12, 2013

I have been selected as a finalist in the aRtECYCLE Art Prize, which takes place at the Incinerator Gallery, Moonee Ponds, Melbourne.

Artists are asked to explore the themes of environmentalism and sustainability using either recycled materials or materials that would otherwise be considered disposable.

After doing an Alternative Jewellery Design summer school at UTAS with the fantastic Natalie Holtsbaum I got completely sidetracked playing with cotton buds of all things. In bulk they take on such a different form and become unrecognisable.

Here's (a detail of) where it led me......