Notation I: Linear Mechanism

Rachael Priddel (Artist), Rachel Walls (Artist), Chris Bowman (Artist), Mike Day (Artist), Anita Kelly (Artist), Holger Deuter (Artist), Jason Benedek (Artist), Roger Mills (Artist)

Research output: Non-textual outputs, including Creative WorksCreative Works - Original - Visual art works


An immersive exhibition experience, the new installation showcases a suite of immersive audio-visual works that engage audiences in the most pressing issue of our time, our interdependence with the natural world. The Turning draws from the timeless Greek myth of Orpheus and the rich metaphors embodied in The Sonnets to Orpheus by Rainer Maria Rilke - a form of parable that explores wonder, fragility, love, conflict, and loss.

Through sound, animation, light, sculpture, poetry and video, The Turning reimagines the Lane Cove River and celebrates the presence of rivers in our lives and their impact felt at various physical, emotional, and subliminal levels.

This exhibition marks tranSTURM’s 10th anniversary – a decade of creating deeply immersive and site-specific installation artworks.

tranSTURM – Chris Bowman, Anita Kelly, Rachel Walls and Rachael Priddel with original sound composition by Roger Mills.

Lighting design by Mike Day and featuring the animation of Holger Deuter and Jason Benedek animating the choreography of Dean Walsh.

This exhibition is supported by Create NSW’s annual organisation grant and is part of Art Month 2022.Mixed Media (perspex, timber, metal, gator board, video
3 x simultaneous animated films:
a) “mysterious_encounter”
b) “undertow”
c) surface_render”
4310mm long
1800mm wide
1570mm high
Chris Bowman: Concept development and sculpture
Mike Day: sculpture
Anita Kelly: Concept development and sculpture
Rachael Priddel: film concept development, 2D animation, film composition
Rachel Walls: 2D animation
Jason Benedek: 3D animation
Holger Deuter: 3D animation
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney, Australia
PublisherGallery Lane Cove
Media of outputArtwork
SizeMixed media, animation, sound design
Publication statusPublished - 07 Mar 2022
EventThe Turning - whisper to the silent earth - Gallery Lane Cove, Lane Cove, Australia
Duration: 07 Mar 202202 Apr 2022


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