Danie Mellor presents: “Matter Matters” (2019) at MCA’s Loti Smorgon Sculpture Terrace

1 Jul 2020

As part of the Loti Sculpture Terrace Commission, an ongoing program of works at MCA (Museum of Contemporary Art Australia), artist Danie Mellor has created the fourth commission for the Sculpture Terrace titled Matter Matters (2019).

“Mangrove colonies are essential for ecological balance and health along our coastlines.”

Mellor opens up on the title’s meaning as well as opening up on the sculpture’s roots, significance and contrast brought with it surrounded by Sydney’s landmarks like the Harbour Bridge and Opera House.

MCA also talks challenges with the artist in creating a work of significant scale and medium.

Read the full article by MCA here.

Image courtesy of Anna Kucera.