Ark in the Ark and Beyond


Ark in the Ark and Beyond

Ark in the Ark and Beyond

 

Artist

Wataru Hamasaka

Medium

White granite

District

Belconnen

Acquired

2009

artsACT Chief Minister's Sculpture Acquisition Round 2

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Two arks have been carved out of a single piece of white granite and the addition of water creates this beautiful floating ark within an ark. The artist's inspiration originates from the Iwafune Shrine in Osaka - a massive, boat-shaped, traditional Shinto rock shrine.

Wataru Hamasaka
Ark in the Ark and Beyond, 2009
White granite
Belconnen Arts Centre

Photo: Ben Wrigley - photohub