Centre of the Centre
3 channel HD colour video with surround sound
Photos: Clemens Habicht & Zan Wimberley
UQ Art Museum, Brisbane
Photos: Clemens Habicht & Simon Woods
Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers
Photo: Clemens Habicht
Museum of Contemporary Art and Design (MCAD), Manila
Photos: Maculangan & the artist
Glasshouse Regional Gallery, Port Macquarie, 2021
Solo exhibition co-commissioned by Artspace, Sydney; Le Confort Moderne, Poitiers; and the University of Queensland Art Museum, Brisbane. Curators Sarina Basta, Alexie Glass Kantor, Michelle Newton and Peta Rake.
Centre of the Centre explores cycles of regeneration, destruction, and the origins of life. The film was made in close collaboration with Dr. Daniel Fornari, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute.
Cinematography Verde Island Passage Dennis M. Corpuz, Cinematography 9°50’N East Pacific Rise and 8°20’ N Seamount Chain captured on AT4206 onboard the R/V Atlantis in December 2018: D. Fornari, WHOI/NSF/HOV Alvin, 2018, ©Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, Harpists Saori Kikuchi and Pauline Amar, Sound Design Matthieu Gasnier, Production Clemens Habicht and Alexandra Pedley, Post Production Collider Films, Sydney, Colourist Matt Fezz, Cameras DeepSea Power & Light, MISO Facility – WHOI, and Ocean Imaging Systems, Submergence operator National Deep Submergence Facility WHOI – Alvin Group.