Psychology aside … the new owners approved, the walls will be coming down anyway … so I turned the house into a PopUp Art Gallery … recycling, upcycling, indulging my latest obsession with poly foam packaging, masking tape and “Fiddly Bits” aerosol spray paint.
2014 Playing with spray paint and poly foam
Polystyrene foam box for keeping salmon cold.
Filled with spare parts for planet builders
Domestic appliance packaging from suburban street
Old sign from closed hospital
random twigs and mulch, florist stuff-for-keeping-things-in-their-place, cardboard apple box, polystyrene foam, gaffer tape, aerosol paint
Foam packaging from waste skip
based on the lagoon that I looked at every day for a year, wrapped in an old wooden TV cabinet from the 60s
Strange creature made from objects found on my daily walks with Freddie the dog … mounted on recycled packaging material painted silver
Seeds and bottle tops
Kentia palm seeds gathered in my garden, juxtaposed with Bionade bottle tops from Berlin drinking spots
toys, feathers, broken arrow, bits of fridge packaging …