Anna
Schwann

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                                                                                    fantasy dave’s pompeii chicken shop 2021, detail views  

                        fantasy dave’s pompeii chicken shop 2021, detail
fantasy dave’s pompeii chicken shop 2021, detail
fantasy dave’s pompeii chicken shop 2021, installation view
Trash was once desirable and useful. With the transformative nature of time, the discarded object becomes precious again. Mindfully employing techniques that reinforce time and discovery in the making process of collecting, arranging, layering and embedding, speaks to the labours that go into something that is quickly consumed and forgotten.


Materials:

Paper pulp comprised of:

Newspaper

Gift wrapping

Receipts

Paper bags from bahn mi

Serviettes

Pizza boxes

Egg cartons

Packaging


Found objects:

KFC refresher towelette

candle holder

Rock collection

Ceramic Bud vases

Lighters

Charcoal pencil

Broken jewelry

Charcoal pieces

Bone

Broken glass

Batteries

Glass perfume roller

Gifted wallpaper

Gifted silky chicken feathers

Found cockatoo feathers

Broken bricks

Wire

Food colouring

Found timber pieces

Dried chicken feet dog treats

Ground coriander

Ground cumin

Ground turmeric

Egg shells

Flour paste





















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I pay my respects to First Nations peoples of these lands and waterways. Sovereignty was never ceded.  

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