Metropol Parasol - Jurgen Mayer
'Mushroom-esque' sunshade in Seville Spain. Both sculpture and practical object. Creates a space for socialisation.
Olafur Eliasson - Green River
The unexpected green hue made residents notice the river, an everyday aspect of their city they waked past without even looking at it. Making something ordinary extraordinary in order for people to realise their lack of interest in its normal form.
Sol Lewitt - Wall drawing 85
He wrote out a set of instructions that a group of artists and art students carried out. They consisted of horizontal, vertical and diagonal lines, and then different combinations of those lines, and eventually all of them overlapping each other. Created crosshatching and grid-like formations.
Kitchen Sink - short film by Alison Maclean - Shorts Bay
Disturbing horror film. A woman is cleaning her kitchen sink. Just when she thinks it is spotless, she notices what appears to be a strand of hair near the drain. As she pulls on it, she realizes it is coming out of the drain…and is very long. Nominated for Golden Palm.
Kitchen Sink - short film by Alison Maclean 1980s.
This black and white film tells the story of a woman who finds that a hair in her kitchen sink is attached to a creature which gradually becomes man-shaped. Themes of creation and destruction. The idea of the growth of a new form out of a single hair.