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Brick Data Sculpture
 

Brick Data Sculpture

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bricks!

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    • a Brick! a production by Michael Bligh
    • Characteristics
      • what’s it made of (clay, water, etc)
      • what houses are built with – wood, steel, glass, etc
      • what percentage of bricks are reused after a demolition job – and for what?
      • Home owners vs. renters vs. homeless (Sydney)
      • Houses vs. terraces vs. flats vs. other (Sydney)
      • Other Ideas
      • how do you stack em together
      • how are the bricks made (fire, sun, etc) how much bricklayers get paid (per brick/hour) – compare to other jobs?? IT, lawyer, doctor, bus driver…
      • how many bricks does an average bricklayer lay a day
      • house prices
      • home ownership – rich vs. poor
      • Different colours of bricks
    • Representations
      • 5 different representations within the sculpture
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      • I will cut a brick up neatly and form a ‘bar graph’ at the back of the sculpture
      • I will crush a brick up and have little mounds represent different characteristics
      • I will break the brick up and have little golf ball size pieces forming piles
      • For representing an average Australian house’s make-up, I will use brick, wood, glass, plasterboard, stone, etc.
      • ????
    • Materials and Tools
      • Bricks!
      • Circular saw
      • Heavy chisel & mallet
      • Cement/sand/rock = concrete
      • Wooden base?
    • Example
      • What is the brick made of??