Nest III

Nest III

 

Artist

Richard Moffatt

Medium

Steel found objects, boulders

District

North Canberra

Acquired

2009

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Nest III is made from welded steel found objects, such as abandoned farm machinery. The sculpture of an eagle sitting upon a nest is mounted on boulders representing a rocky outcrop. The boulders were sourced from the National Arboretum Canberra, where it the sculpture is located on Dairy Farmer’s Hill.

Richard Moffat works from his studio on the NSW south coast of Australia.

Nest III was gifted to the ACT Public Art Collection by ActewAGL for the National Arboretum Canberra.

Richard Moffatt
Nest III, 2007
Steel found objects, boulders
Dairy Farmer’s Hill, National Arboretum Canberra