John Abery Sculpture at Fiddlehead festival in Yinnar

Whack It interactive sculpture at the Yinnar Fiddlehead Festival 15 March 2014

Whack It interactive playable musical themed sculpture at the Yinnar Fiddlehead Festival

John Abery, Australian artist and sculpture displays the interactive playable musical themed sculpture at the Yinnar Fiddlehead Festival

The Whack it sculpture was an interactive exhibit at the Yinnar Fiddlehead Festival on 15 March 2014.

The ‘Whack-It’ sculpture had the prominent place at the Yinnar Fiddlehead Festival and after the festival it was placed at the front of the Yinnar Art Resource Collective to remain accessible to the community.

Children and adults alike enjoyed playing the interactive art piece.

The whack it sculpture was acclaimed by locals and feature about it was written by the local member of parliment http://www.darrenchester.com/media-room/latest-news/1371-yinnar-fiddlehead-festival-receives-funding-boost

The sculpture was also featured on the Yinnar Fiddlehead Festival Facebook page:

https://www.facebook.com/fiddleheadfestival

John Abery Sculptor with Whack it sculpture - making music or noise!

John Abery Sculpture at Fiddlehead festival in Yinnar playing the thong a phoneSign at Fiddlehead festival about the Whack it sculpture

John Abery Sculptor being interviewed about the whack it sculpture at the Yinnar Fiddlehead festival

 

 

John Abery Sculpture at Fiddlehead festival in Yinnar

Update for Whack It sculpture 30 Jan 2014

Progress is continuing on the Whack it sculpture and it is beginning to look like something!!!!! it has even sprouted wings that flap. We are at the consulting stage with musicians and people with a disability to decide where the instruments should be fitted to the project.

 

Whack It project sculpture under construction
Whack It project sculpture under construction
Whack It project sculpture under construction
Whack It project sculpture under construction
Whack It project sculpture under construction
Whack It project sculpture under construction

 

See also:

Start of whack it

 Whack it sculpture update 15 Jan 2014

 

 

Whack It sculpture update 15 Jan 2014

The “whack It” sculpture project is progressing with gusto, while Anthea, Dana and John are busily completing the foundations of their sculpture. Ideas are flying and dust is not settling under their feet while the State swelters in the heat.

 

Base of the Whack it sculpture in progress
Base of the Whack it sculpture in progress

Base of the Whack it sculpture in progress by artists John Abery, Dana Ashlokov and Anthea Williams.
Base of the Whack it sculpture by artists John Abery, Dana Ashlokov and Anthea Williams in progress.

Find more information about the Whack it sculpture project here.