Terry Urbahn

Trunk Rock (2003)

4 min 1 secSingle channel / Digital Video / Colour / Sound

Video from the multi-media installation of the same name that includes sculpture, drawing, video, and photography.

Urbahn's starting point for this exhibition was an investigation of the work of New Zealand 'environmental' artists from the late 1970s and early 1980s. Perhaps not surprisingly for this astute observer of contemporary urban and youth culture, other influences crept in.

"While I forced myself to look at twig-art and pottery, I still couldn't help being swayed by B movies, my record collection and TV..."


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