a very enchanting thing

date 2010
location mirror <> mirror: then & now institute of modern art, brisbane 2009; university of sydney 2010; samstag art museum, adelaide 2010; sookmyung women's university, korea, 2011
medium mirror, bakelite telephone, sound, wood, electronics
dimensions 2.04 x .555 x .555m
photographer ian hobbs
collection artist


abc tv website

mirror:mirror, samstag museum

sookmyung catalogue

A euphoric spin on the physic of mirror optics as ‘a very enchanting thing’ is delivered by the TV scientist Julius Sumner Milner, who, back in the 1960s, turned the captive living rooms of Australia into a school-room laboratory. Ann Stephen, catalogue essay


Electronics - Stephen Jones