Innovation Art - Artist in Residence

Prize: Award


Fully funded Commission, 'Under the Surface' is an interactive dome installation utilising hemispherical projection mapping and skeletal mapping technologies showcasing Western Australian science and industry, mining and geological models.

Audience participatory interactive installation: Hemispherical projection systems

Under the Surface featured in the top five aspects of the Scitech exhibition for adults. A comparison with previous analysis of exhibit interaction at Scitech showed that Under the Surface’s ‘studying’ visitors spent significantly more time in the exhibit than the mean dwell time for the centre

Under the Surface attracted approximately 50,000 visitors (12 months)

Support: CSIRO, Kalgoorlie Consolidated Gold Mines – Super Pit (KCGM), Anglogold Ashanti Australia, Geoscience Australia, Pufferfish UK; Geological Survey Department of Mines and Petroleum (DPM); Rio Tinto Corporate Affairs team, Scitech Innovation Lab
Degree of recognitionNational
Granting OrganisationsScitech Discovery Centre

Awarded at event

Event titleUnder the Surface
LocationScitech Discovery Centre, Perth, Australia
Period01 Mar 2015 → 31 Dec 2016