fragmentary order (image still)  2015  moving image, dimensions and running times variable  In association with  Sunsiz Media Residency , Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia  Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist  Rachael Ireland   Having both completed fine art studies in Newcastle, NSW Rachael Ireland (BFA hons) and Taryn Raffan (BFA) have developed an ongoing interest together discussing methods of art making and philosophies connected to place, structural and physical awareness. Ireland and Raffan have both undertaken residencies individually in remote locations visiting places such as Hill End, New South Wales; Bruny Island, Tasmania; Argentina and Upernavik, Greenland.  Ireland is currently completing a Masters of Art Therapy at Western Sydney University and Raffan is exploring further research in mineralogy and place consciousness. In August 2015 both artists traveled together to Lightning Ridge, NSW to combine practices and ideologies,  ellipse: a project between two points  at Gaffa Gallery has been part culmination of this shared experience.
       
     
  re turning  #1  (image still)  2015  moving image, dimensions and running times variable  In association with  Sunsiz Media Residency , Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia  Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist  Rachael Ireland
       
     
  defragmenting (image still)  2015   
       
     
  re turning  # 2     (image still)  2015   
       
     
  suborbital (image still)  2015  moving image, projection, curtain and sound, approx. 13:00 minutes  In association with  Sunsiz Media Residency , Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia  Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist  Rachael Ireland
       
     
  fragmentary order (image still)  2015  moving image, dimensions and running times variable  In association with  Sunsiz Media Residency , Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia  Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist  Rachael Ireland   Having both completed fine art studies in Newcastle, NSW Rachael Ireland (BFA hons) and Taryn Raffan (BFA) have developed an ongoing interest together discussing methods of art making and philosophies connected to place, structural and physical awareness. Ireland and Raffan have both undertaken residencies individually in remote locations visiting places such as Hill End, New South Wales; Bruny Island, Tasmania; Argentina and Upernavik, Greenland.  Ireland is currently completing a Masters of Art Therapy at Western Sydney University and Raffan is exploring further research in mineralogy and place consciousness. In August 2015 both artists traveled together to Lightning Ridge, NSW to combine practices and ideologies,  ellipse: a project between two points  at Gaffa Gallery has been part culmination of this shared experience.
       
     

fragmentary order (image still) 2015

moving image, dimensions and running times variable

In association with Sunsiz Media Residency, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia

Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist Rachael Ireland

Having both completed fine art studies in Newcastle, NSW Rachael Ireland (BFA hons) and Taryn Raffan (BFA) have developed an ongoing interest together discussing methods of art making and philosophies connected to place, structural and physical awareness. Ireland and Raffan have both undertaken residencies individually in remote locations visiting places such as Hill End, New South Wales; Bruny Island, Tasmania; Argentina and Upernavik, Greenland.

Ireland is currently completing a Masters of Art Therapy at Western Sydney University and Raffan is exploring further research in mineralogy and place consciousness. In August 2015 both artists traveled together to Lightning Ridge, NSW to combine practices and ideologies, ellipse: a project between two points at Gaffa Gallery has been part culmination of this shared experience.

  re turning  #1  (image still)  2015  moving image, dimensions and running times variable  In association with  Sunsiz Media Residency , Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia  Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist  Rachael Ireland
       
     

re turning #1 (image still) 2015

moving image, dimensions and running times variable

In association with Sunsiz Media Residency, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia

Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist Rachael Ireland

  defragmenting (image still)  2015   
       
     

defragmenting (image still) 2015

 

  re turning  # 2     (image still)  2015   
       
     

re turning #2 (image still) 2015

 

  suborbital (image still)  2015  moving image, projection, curtain and sound, approx. 13:00 minutes  In association with  Sunsiz Media Residency , Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia  Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist  Rachael Ireland
       
     

suborbital (image still) 2015

moving image, projection, curtain and sound, approx. 13:00 minutes

In association with Sunsiz Media Residency, Lightning Ridge, NSW, Australia

Collaboration project with friend and fellow artist Rachael Ireland