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Genuine Fake___Ken Lai s3233945

Public Space: 2 Surfaces + surface treatments a visual threshold


Genuine Fake___Ken Lai s3233945

Public Space: 2 Surfaces + surface treatments a visual threshold


AGENTS


view from dome looking outwards over London

contrast: Bruno Taut’s Glass Paviion changes the dome material creating a different effect and presence

St Pauls Cathedral London

Clear and present force amidst the building foreground

Sir Christopher Wren Architect

ways of defining (public) Space


Greenwich Hospital

original: Defining public space through symmetry

contrast: removing the symmetry changes the prominence of the structure and initial matching of foreground to facade


Let Forever Be video and lyrical repetition and replication pattern making and layering

Another World video and lyrical repetition and replication pattern making

Star Guitar video repetition and replication - to form continuity and cyclic impression

Salmon Dance trippy-fish eye effects and patterns

Don’t Think video content duplication

the Chemical Brothers repetition

repetition and replication

The videos are often brightly coloured with happening backgrounds contrast: Photos of the Chemical Brothers are normally against plain and dark backgrounds


Zobop Floor Distortion of space by repetitive use of tape

Existing Depth of space is altered and distorted

Jim Lambie Artist

pattern | repetitive magnification | symmetry

Floor or Ceiling - viewers sight tricked into seeing unclear/unfocused image as a result of patterned tape

Addiing depth and layers to flat backgrounds


In+ersections


PRINCES ST

Street widens for quick dispersal of traffic buildup

NICHOLSON ST

continuous Pedestrian walkway

No bicycle path

Small turning circles

ALEXANDRA PD

Bicycle path present

Mulitple Lanes

Wide Road dividers

Princes St & Alexandra Pd Small St to Main Road

Panoramic View of Intersection


HODDLE ST

Internal street flows onto main road - not major road

No bicycle path

Alexandra Pd & Hoddle St Main Road to Major Road

ALEXANDRA PD

Dedicated bus and Mulitple Lanes heavy vechicle lane present Large turning circles Wide Road and buffer zones

symmetry and patterns outlined and establised by green strips and patches View of Intersection


View of Intersection

SWAN ST

Dedicated tram path not shared with road users

PUNT RD

Turn-offs from main road along arterial lane

SWAN ST

Dedicated bus and Tarmat road heavy vechicle lane signage heavily present present Large turning Narrow pedestrian circles and walkways buffer zones

Traffic Islands

Large corner spaces

Punt Rd & Swan St

Major Road to Major Road

View of Intersection


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Simple Intersection

Heavy Traffic Intersection -Turning Circles -Road Widths -Signage -Traffic Islands -Wide Divides -Corner Space

Princes St & Alexandra Pd Small St to Main Road

Punt Rd & Swan St

Major Road to Major Road

Alexandra Pd & Hoddle St Main Road to Major Road


Menzies Alleyway

Melbourne Central Lower Floor

Dynamic Intersection: appearance of mirrored and symmetrical effect appears false

Symmetry apparent in the leadup to the laneway heading to the Dynamic Intersection


wood terracing and materials define shorefront

St Kilda Foreshore Beach Front

Lengthy Terrace


alternative entrance shape and geometric panelling changes form slightly


size rekationship of the foreshore pathways is very different to roadside paths


to reduce the repetition and magnification of the length of Epping Road

Location of carpark


Hamer Hall external circulation and main pathway differentiation indicated by visual marker

The diagonal entry to break the length of the road


future location of public school and active open area

area blends across to carpark to activate are outside of use hours


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