BUFFER ZONE – SITE SPECIFIC ARTWORKS AT SYDNEY OLYMPIC PARK
Another type of buffer zone is represented in Sarah Iremonger’s video film stills, Hochsitze/Hunting Boxes. They are symbolic of the particular paradoxical relationship to nature in hunting, where a love of nature is conflated with its slaughter. The hunter sitting above nature, observing, is intent on destruction.
Is Peter Woodford-Smith’s astronaut pondering the possibility that the Earth’s landscape may end up as lifeless as the moon? Our exploration of the moon is the focus of this imaginative installation, with its tiny cardboard cut-out astronaut gazing out into space below the glowing globe of the ethereal moon.