Sean Cordeiro & Claire Healy, ‘Tosa Dako’, 2020, Sculpture, Iroquois aircraft panel, acrylic gouache, response accessory cord, Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
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Tosa Dako, 2020

Iroquois aircraft panel, acrylic gouache, response accessory cord
45 3/10 × 41 3/10 × 3 9/10 in
115 × 105 × 10 cm
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Sydney
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Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
Sydney

This kite is decorated with a family crest called a Kamon. Kamon are usually symbols taken from …

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Sean Cordeiro & Claire Healy
Australian, 1974 and 1971
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Sean Cordeiro and Claire Healy construct large assemblages from household furniture, industrial debris, and everyday consumables. In Par Avion (2011) they deconstructed a Cessna airplane into 70 pieces and mailed it from Rome to San Francisco, where they then reassembled it. “The wreckage of the plane that no longer has the capability of flying will be given new means of movement,” the artists said. They use their work to illustrate the possibilities of reuse and recycling in a hyper-commercial world cluttered with unused objects and waste.

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Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery
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This kite is decorated with a family crest called a Kamon. Kamon are usually symbols taken from nature. This was originally painted on a square Tosa kite.

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Sean Cordeiro & Claire Healy
Australian, 1974 and 1971
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Sean Cordeiro and Claire Healy construct large assemblages from household furniture, industrial debris, and everyday consumables. In Par Avion (2011) they deconstructed a Cessna airplane into 70 pieces and mailed it from Rome to San Francisco, where they then reassembled it. “The wreckage of the plane that no longer has the capability of flying will be given new means of movement,” the artists said. They use their work to illustrate the possibilities of reuse and recycling in a hyper-commercial world cluttered with unused objects and waste.

Tosa Dako, 2020

Iroquois aircraft panel, acrylic gouache, response accessory cord
45 3/10 × 41 3/10 × 3 9/10 in
115 × 105 × 10 cm
.
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Location
Sydney
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