LOT #40 : ART-C : Target Practice
ART-C : Target Practice

Artist

ART-C – Amanda Green, Regula Wettstein, Tracy Stirzaker and Catie Sully

www.art-c-mosaics.com

Title

Target Practice

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Rhino Sculpture Location

Botanic Gardens

Rhino Inspiration

Mosaic glass tiles. The rhino may be bright and fun looking but there is nothing funny about the plight of the rhino. A game to hunters, but their accuracy is leading to the extinction of a very special animal! 

Artist statement

ART-C is a Sydney based group of International Mosaic Artists. Each member brings a unique set of talents to the group.

Amanda Green a South African born artist who specialised in Textile Design at Art school. Amanda's design skills flourish in her creative mosaic pieces.

Regula Wettstein is an Australian artist born in Switzerland. She has always had a passion for art, mainly concentrating on painting, drawing and mosaics and printmaking. Her work is often inspired by her European background. Currently studying at College of Fine Arts, UNSW, Sydney.

Tracy Stirzaker: Australian born Tracy started creating artworks with paint (both watercolour and acrylics) and now she has expanded to working with mosaics. She is influenced by the beauty of animals and nature, particularly the Australian birds, bush and beaches. Currently studying at College of Fine Arts, UNSW, Sydney.

Catie Sully is a Canadian born metal sculptor. Her passion lies in working with metal and mosaics, often combining the two for some very unique pieces.

Mosaic glass tiles kindly donated by Trend AUS

Sculpture Details

Type : Large (adult)

Measurements : 1340mm (h) x 2250mm (l) x 800mm (w)

Weight : Approximately 80Kg