inflatable collageimage capturing the different stages of the inflatable.
the fourimage based on portions of all four of the projects.
day one projectlift inflatable. four pieces that could be moved and reconfigured y the user of the lift in order to fill the space.
perforated metal imprinted left by perforated metal on cardboard
the sitethe lift being the site that all four projects are based and revolve around. heightening the experience and drawing attention to movement that occurs within the building but happens seeming unnoticed
test one stripsVHS tape test near lift. high movement.
test two stripsShredded space blanket.inappropriate material
VHS test highly satisfactory material. good movement. needed to devise and better system for installing
VHS emptiesthe empty shells of all the VHS tape used to make up the 8.5kms needed for the strips
stripsstrips ready for instillation 45x3
hanging strips one set of the three needed to create the moveable solid mass
solid blockthe strips the form a solid block with the ability to be moveable by breath
underneath watching the strips movement from under
breakdown for inflatablepattern for inflatable
earl grey tea
banana x 6
tea cups x 2
Girl 1: You still gotta hold the iron
Girl 2: Yeah but but but but if you had it this way and ironed the iron just like that.
Girl 1: but it’s not touching
Girl 2: I’m confident that its possible
Girl 1: Prove me wrong
dots on dotstesting dot decal for inflatable referencing the skin of the building
-solid form of 8.5 km of vhs tape
-dissembling the strips. highlighting the mass of material
-assembling the inflatable structure. made form a basic net pattern, making sure all side where meeting up correctly
-construction of inflatable.
-the moment of truth. the inflatable was successfully inflated after some altering of fan position and testing of exit flaps
-inflatable brought to life with inhabitants
JV: about the metal box – the metal one
Girl: your really worried about it aren’t you
JV: YES! I feel like its going to be the longest one.
Scott: theres a lot of things we errrr we cant do for that metal box
JV: that we cant be involved in
Girl 2: It just seems theres a lot of time going into the other one..
Scott: Yeh so Kevin Mumford whos running the workshop on lvl 7, hes going to cut the sheet meal for us, we’re not allowed to do it and then for the length ways, if we have to cut it length ways hes got a nippler..
Outside voice: I HATE THIS ROLL
JV: Whats a nippler?
Scott: It kind of nipples
JV: Oooohhh a nibbler
Girl: A rat
Scott: A funny name for a tool
-discussion about metal box
-discussion with man at Whiteworths marine about pulley system for metal box
metal wrap up
-close up of perferation
metal box diagram
-diagram of pulley system for metal box
-cardboard model of pulley system
-larger scale model of pulley system
note book one
-notes and diagram of metal box
-drawing of metal box
skin and bones
-skeleton of the stairs project against the skin of the building
test skin one
-testing out options for the covering of the stairs project
test skin two
-space blanket test on the stair project.
not the answer
-scale of human to stair project
-empty reception painted and carpeted
-stair project filled fitted out.
-observing the stairs in use and the tentative nature that the user has with the project
-when there was thought that the project wasn't going to be attached to the lift and there was the possibility of the project being used in. i documented the experience in reverse
-user entering the stairs from the lift
-bin trip, down the road