Village Community Centre
have been commissioned by the City
of Gosnells to design
artwork for the new Amherst Village Community Centre under
for Art scheme.
project will take approximately nine months, completion
is envisaged for March 2009.
Centre will be used by a wide range of community groups
and will incorporate a Knowledge Centre (aka Library),
a Digital Centre, Meeting Rooms and a Hall. Our work
will appear in the foyer,
and reflect users of the new facility.
Centre has been designed by Holton
Connor Architects and is
being built by Gavin
Construction. It will be a wonderful
resource for the local community when
completed - we're especially impressed with the Digital
suites that will be available for the people of Amherst
first step in our process was to video in the area,
and also to look through the City's large collection
of video of local community activities.
digitised a great deal of this footage and converted
it to vectors.
the long hunt for frames to use. At 25 frames per second,
and with many hours of footage in the digitised 'shortlist',
this involved slowly hunting through hundreds of thousands
of potential images.
we had about 20 really good images, the next stage
was to do an overall design incorporating several of
went through various adaptations in consultation
with the Art Panel formed by the City of Gosnells for