THE ARCHITECTURE OFFICE:
ARCHITECTURE (verb) : cultural endeavour, professional service.
OFFICE (noun) : position of authority of a public nature.
UTS HOARDINGS

Masterplan-Hoardings1The use of visual distortion is employed as a device analogous to the repeated distortion of local histories to suit emerging contexts and new audiences – meanings in the work are deliberately ambiguous, and further transfigured dependant by the viewer’s position in space and time. Large-scaled ‘anamorphic’ text are easily read from specific viewpoints yet distorted beyond recognition from other angles. Each single word is a distillation of a historically significant event or local character of the area.

PROJECT: UTS Masterplan Hoardings’ Overlay
CLIENT: University of Technology Sydney (UTS).
LOCATION: Sydney, NSW
YEAR: 2011
TEAM: [DRAW] John de Manincor, Adam Russell, Nick Sargent
COLLABORATORS: Zana Wright – Periscope, Stacey Lewis – Book Wall, Concrete Jungle – (Temporary Green Wall)
SEE Concrete Jungles video of their component of the project here.

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