Portfolio

  • Dhari  Sculptural Installation – Ken Thaiday Snr in collaboration with Jason Christopher – Oceanographic Museum of Monaco

    Sculpture

    Description “Collaborating for a sustainable future Thaiday’s collaboration with Jason Christopher represents the spirit of engagement with modern technology...

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  • Beizam Triple Hammer Head Shark 2016 – Collaboration between Ken Thaiday Snr and Jason Christopher – produced for the 20th Biennale of Sydney

    Sculpture

    Description Beizam Triple Hammer Head Shark an artist collaboration between Ken Thaiday Snr and Jason Christopher. Ken Thaiday Snr and...

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  • Battery Hens

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Battery Hens explores the cultural implications of technological progress as well as comments on the cause and effects of...

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  • Free Range

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description In Free Range mechanisation has further distanced ourselves from the dirty work, the passive machine has replaced the aggressive...

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  • Milk Machine

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Milk Machine is a satirical comment on the commoditisation of living things for the parasitical benefit of humans. With...

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  • Venus Reworked

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Venus Reworked is a mixed media figurative sculpture and video. I have reworked Alexandre Cabanel’s painting “The Birth of...

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  • Homogenisation Machine Mk2

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Homogenisation Machine Mk2 explores my ancestral uprooting, through a multimedia work showcasing the different stories told by individuals as...

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  • Clamshell with Hammerhead Shark 2013 – Collaboration between Ken Thaiday Snr and Jason Christopher

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Collaboration / Commissioned by the Cairns Regional Gallery, artwork acquired by the Gallery’s permanent collection. Automated kinetic sculpture. Dimensions...

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  • Colonial Bunyip

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Colonial Bunyip is a further development of my work Urban Bunyip. It is freestanding mixed media work comprising of...

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  • Post Colonial Bunyip

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description The mythical Post Colonial Bunyip humorously readdressed the natural order of things in contemporary native Australia. In this work,...

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  • Siblicide:  Cain, Abel and the Masked Booby. P(m) = {1-Mv/m if m˃mv

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Referencing natural phenomenon and biblical accounts of the first human act of murder. Siblicide is a naturally occurring evolutionary...

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  • Delivery Stork

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description The Delivery Stork is a light hearted freeform sculpture conjuring up visions from ancient fabled stories common throughout the...

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  • Atomic Theory

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Atomic Theory attempts to test atomic theory by aligning all the atoms in the ping ball to be off...

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  • Crocodile

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description During my many trips and explorations in far Northern Australia I have witnessed amazing natural interactions between a diverse...

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  • Displaying Boobys

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description There are many similarities between bird courtship, relationships and child rearing. This work presents the birds mid display and...

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  • Wings

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Inspired by the natural grace and beauty of Wings I have created a range of works that explores their...

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  • Metrosexual

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description In Bird culture the male is often the object of self-manicured perfection displaying his form in all of its...

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  • Amazon Woman

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description My play on the legendary single breasted Amazonian Warrior breaks with traditional depictions by portraying the sculptural form true...

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  • Trojan horse

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Beware the horse bearing gifts. Dimensions 450mm x 400m x 150mm Materials Cast Aluminium, Bronze, Merbau Timber Date December...

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  • Urban Bunyip

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description The Re-invention of Gravity: Responses to works from the USU Art Collection asked current artists to look to these...

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  • Transportrait – Yolanda

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description “Don’t risk the trip, send your Voodoo Avatar instead, meet and greet our wildlife and have a beer with...

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  • Surrogate

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Our evolving emotional attachment and synergy with the machine world poses many questions to do with our own biological...

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  • Two Face

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Two Face was produced after the birth of my daughter and is related to the roles of protector, lover...

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  • Deer in the Headlights

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Deer in the Headlights comments on the incongruous nature of feral animals, bitumen and machines within the pristine setting...

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  • The Conversation

    Portfolio parent category, Two Dimensional

    Description The Conversation explores the intimacy of internal monologue one has with oneself at the conscious and sub conscious level....

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  • Clan Master

    Portfolio parent category, Two Dimensional

    Description In Clan Master various shapes of emotion are represented through highlighted areas of internal organs. These areas relate to...

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  • Rock Landscape Study

    Portfolio parent category, Two Dimensional

    Description Rock Landscape Study captures tumbling boulders frozen in time and space. The work emphasises the battle between objects and...

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  • Fertility Totem Fetish

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Fertility Totem Fetish was created to enhance fertility and ensure conception before the birth of my first child. Dimensions...

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  • Fetishes

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Fetishes produced can provide direct information via the fusion of technological devises with the sculptural form. Dimensions 30cm x...

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  • Gunmetal Packing Fetishes

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Gunmetal Packaging Fetishes connects with the throwaway aesthetics related to packaging. I see the aesthetic qualities inherent in the...

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  • Wall Mounted Etchings

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture, Two Dimensional

    Description Wall Mounted Etchings the subject matter is derived directly from my CAD sketches and designs. They are the computer...

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  • Skateboard Etchings

    Portfolio parent category, Two Dimensional

    Description Skateboard Etchings relate to themes connected to my art practice but I intended them to be appreciated for their...

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  • Statue of David Vs the World

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Statue of David Vs the World showcases impending technological advancement, humorously mocking the limitations of traditional art practices, creating...

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  • Sculptural Furniture – Dinosaur Design / BKH Architect

    Furniture Design, Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Commissioned by BKH Architects for Dinosaur Design’s shop fit out of sculputral pebble furniture for Strand Arcade, New York...

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  • Shiprock Sculpture and Lights

    Design, Furniture Design, Portfolio parent category

    Description Private commission to design, construct and install architectural sculpture and lighting. Dimensions Various Materials Stainless Steel 316 Services used:...

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  • Homogenisation

    Performance & Video Art, Portfolio parent category

    Description The work is about homogenisation of a species and culture through interracial breeding, and a mixing of cultures into...

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  • Fertility Totem Fetish

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Description Fertility Totem Fetish relates to the power struggle between spirituality and science, its primitive totemic overtone is juxtaposed by...

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  • Bulls Head

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

    Dimensions 150cm x 15cm Materials Bronze

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  • Tongue Chair

    Furniture Design, Portfolio parent category

    Dimensions 200cm x 100cm x 60cm Materials Fibreglass and Aluminium

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  • Boardroom Table and Chairs

    Furniture Design, Portfolio parent category

    Dimensions Various Materials Aluminium, Steel, Rubber, Glass

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  • NSW Art Gallery Bowls

    Homeware Design, Portfolio parent category

    Dimensions 30 cm x 15cm Materials Aluminium

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  • Bar Stool and Dinning Chair

    Furniture Design, Portfolio parent category

    Dimensions Various Materials Cast Aluminium

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  • Wild Turkey/American – Honey Beehive Lights

    Design, Portfolio parent category

    Description Commissioned by Ivy Counsel to design, develop and manufacture installations that showcase the American Honey Brand – bottle display...

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  • American Honey Concepts

    Design, Portfolio parent category

    Description Concepts – Commissioned by Ivy Counsel to design, develop, manufacture installations that showcase the American Honey Brand – bottle...

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  • Mexican Bar Skull

    Concept Design, Design, Portfolio parent category

    Services used: Design 3D CAD Renders

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  • Mechanical Skulls

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

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  • Skeletal Figure

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

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  • Skeletal Horse

    Portfolio parent category, Sculpture

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  • Star Wars

    Film Industry

    “Star Wars – Episode 2″ Feature Film Production Designer: Gavin Bocquet Art Director: Peter Russell, Ian Gracie, Jonathon Lee, Michelle McGahey, Phil...

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  • Proboscis

    Film Industry

    “Proboscis” Short Film Super 16mm / Trop Fest Best of the Rest Production Designer: Jason Christopher Art Director: Jason Christopher Position:...

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  • ABC – Bananas in Pyjamas / Play School

    Film Industry

    “Bananas in Pyjamas” ABC TV Children’s Television Series Production Designer: Louise Rooney Position: Assistant Designer

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  • Farscape – Series 1, 2 & 3

    Film Industry

    “Farscape – 1st Series” Channel 9 Network, Television Series Production Designer: Rick Ayers Art Director: Julian Parry Position: Model Maker “Farscape...

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  • The Matrix 1, 2 & 3

    Film Industry

    “The Matrix 1,2 & 3″ Feature Film Production Designer: Owen Paterson Art Director: Hugh Bateup, Michelle McGahey Position: Model Maker /...

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  • Mister Accident

    Film Industry

    “Mister Accident” Feature Film Production Designer: Yahoo Serious Art Director: Kerryn Ainsworth Position: Art Department Assistant, Additional Standby Assistant

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  • Mission Impossible

    Film Industry

    “Mission Impossible” Feature Film Production Designer: Tom Sanders Position: Commisioned Sculpture. Stand by props 2nd unit stunts

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  • Reckless Kelly

    Film Industry

    “Reckless Kelly” Feature Film Production Designer: Grace Walker Art Director: Ian Gracey Position: Art Department/Commissioned Sculptor/Concept Design

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  • Science-Fiction Guns

    Film Industry

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  • Bike Ring for Smartpole – City of Sydney Council

    Portfolio parent category, Urban Domain Design

    Description Managed, designed and developed the Smartpole bicycle ring, widely recognised symbol of the Smartpoles flexibility in the urban domains....

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  • Hanging Basket for Smartpole – City of Sydney

    Portfolio parent category, Urban Domain Design

    Description Managed, designed and developed the Smartpole hanging basket, widely recognised symbol of the Smartpoles flexibility in the urban domains....

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  • Microcell for Smartpole – City of Sydney Council

    Portfolio parent category, Urban Domain Design

    Description Re-designed amd managed the production of Microcell housings for the Smartpole system, along with the installation onto existing Smartpoles...

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  • Oreo Thins Activation

    Advertising Activations, Portfolio parent category

    Description Design, built and construct activation for Oreo Thins Biscuit launch – Sydney Martin Place and Melbourne Victoria Station Dimensions...

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  • Advertising Bus Shelter Design – Claude Outdoor

    Portfolio parent category, Urban Domain Design

    Description Hired on a contract basis by Claude Outdoor to develop Bus Shelters with advertising and Street Infrastructure with Advertising...

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  • Oreo – Feats of Wonder

    Advertising Activations, Portfolio parent category

    Description Design, built and construct activation for Oreo Thins Biscuit launch – Feats of Wonder Dimensions 2400mm x 1200mm x...

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  • The Brain Show – National Geographic

    Advertising Activations, Portfolio parent category

    Description Design, built and construct first of its kind activation using cutting edge technologies “The Brain Show” for National Geographic....

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  • Advertising Seat

    Portfolio parent category, Urban Domain Design

    Description Hired on a contract basis by Claude Outdoor to develop Bus Shelters with advertising and Street Infrastructure with Advertising...

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  • Schizophrenia Week – Activation

    Advertising Activations, Portfolio parent category

    Description Mental Health Week – activation over two nights in Sydney CBD – Martin Place and First Fleet Park. Design,...

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