Dormitorium

Matthew Bird (Artist), Marcus McMahon (Other), Shanthakumar Wilson Rajaratnam (Other), Sean Drummond (Other), Caitlyn Parry (Artist)

Research output: Non-textual formDesign / ArchitectureResearch

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLangwarrin, Vic, Australia
PublisherMcClelland Sculpture Park and Gallery
Size4350 mm (dia) x 2175 mm (h)
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventMatthew Bird: Dormitorium - McClelland Sculpture Park and Gallery, Langwarrin, Australia
Duration: 5 Mar 20179 Jul 2017
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Bird, M. (Artist), McMahon, M. (Other), Wilson Rajaratnam, S. (Other), Drummond, S. (Other), & Parry, C. (Artist). (2017). Dormitorium. Design / Architecture, Langwarrin, Vic, Australia: McClelland Sculpture Park and Gallery.
Bird, Matthew (Artist) ; McMahon, Marcus (Other) ; Wilson Rajaratnam, Shanthakumar (Other) ; Drummond, Sean (Other) ; Parry, Caitlyn (Artist). / Dormitorium. [Design / Architecture].
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Bird M (Artist), McMahon M (Other), Wilson Rajaratnam S (Other), Drummond S (Other), Parry C (Artist). Dormitorium Langwarrin, Vic, Australia: McClelland Sculpture Park and Gallery. 2017.