Brutally Dull,  2014

Cast cement, Canberra centenary licence plates

Images - Allan Garlick

 

Brutally Dull is a small sculptural work which takes a tongue-in-cheek look at the often conflicted view residents of Canberra have when viewing their own city, one of both passion and distaste.The work draws inspiration from Canberra landmarks which encapsulate this duality best for Garlick personally, specifically its notorious Brutalist architecture and its roads and roundabouts. 

This work was made specifically for the exhibition Creative Licence