'Tombs of Thought: Water' - SM - 'A Working Model of the World'

Brook Andrew (Artist)

Research output: Non-textual formCommissioned or Visual ArtworkOther

Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney, NSW, Australia
PublisherUNSW Galleries
Size2000 x 2000 x 2240 (L x B x H with inflatable)
Publication statusPublished - 2017
EventA Working Model of the World - UNSW Galleries, Sydney, Australia
Duration: 5 May 201722 Jul 2017

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Andrew, B. (Artist). (2017). 'Tombs of Thought: Water' - SM - 'A Working Model of the World'. Commissioned or Visual Artwork, Sydney, NSW, Australia: UNSW Galleries.
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Andrew, B, 'Tombs of Thought: Water' - SM - 'A Working Model of the World', 2017, Commissioned or Visual Artwork, UNSW Galleries, Sydney, NSW, Australia.
'Tombs of Thought: Water' - SM - 'A Working Model of the World'. Andrew, Brook (Artist). 2017. Sydney, NSW, Australia : UNSW GalleriesEvent: A Working Model of the World, UNSW Galleries, Sydney, Australia.

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