Katrina Tyler’s artwork Flourish is a richly symbolic installation for Newport Waterside Park, a state-of-the-art recreational park in the Moreton Bay Region, Queensland. The artwork builds on the artist’s ongoing body of work, and uses material, process and form to explore the activity and diversity of coral species inhabiting and flourishing in new areas of Moreton Bay.
artwork comprises five pier-like vertical elements, each of which is created
from a cluster of hand-beaten discs. Fabricated in laser cut stainless steel,
Augmented Reality technology was used during the welding process to assist with
determining the orientation of each disc and consistency across the design.
Combined with spouting water jets, the artwork provides a considered yet
playful element for a central part of this new
Image credits: Katrina Tyler, Rachel See
Newport Waterside Park