"the Boatman's Unscheduled Crossing"
(2002 - 2008)

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IMPORTANT BUT
MUNDANE DETAILS
 
THE ARTIST'S
RUNNING COMMENTARY
 

 


the Boatman at Wagga Wagga Regional Gallery for the "Big River show: the Riverine" 2002

Dimensions: 200 x 450 x 20cm
Materials: laminated Radiata Pine, Huon & Kingbilly Pine, electric motor, bearings, pulleys, metal axles, aluminium rod, Programmable Logical Controller (PLC), electric cable & relays.

   


 

       

 

       

 

 

 

the Boatman at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra for the Sculpture Prize & Exhibition, 2003

   

 

       

       


 

       


 

       

 

 

 

the Boatman at the Strand Emphemera exhibition, Townsville, 2005

   

 

       

 

 

 

 

the Boatman at the Perc Tucker Art Gallery,
Townsville, 2006

   
more images to follow later
  since the NGA exposure, the Boatman has rowed in Perth, West Australia, Townsville & the Gold Coast in Queensland.
Where next?
   
  "the Boatman's Unscheduled Crossing" is currently being developed in an edition of 5 units. Each unit will be tailored & adjusted to the specific site that it will occupy.
Three of these units are currently still available.
   
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