Fri 12 March, 2021-Sun 28 March, 2021
City Botanic Gardens

Created by: Chimera Atelier & Pineapple Design Studio From: NSW, Australia

Evanescent: meaning fleeting, soon passing out of sight, from memory or existence. An example of evanescent is the way a mirage disappears.

EVANESCENT is an artwork driven by the forces and natural occurrences within the changing world around us. The use of dichroic film creates the illusion of the bubble-like form. The original meaning of dichroic, from the Greek dikhroos, two-coloured, refers to an optical device which can split a beam of light into two beams with differing wavelengths. These properties give the dichroic film it unique aesthetic effects, mimicking those of the bubble.

About the Creators

RENZO B.LARRIVIERE (Chimera Atelier)
Industrial Designer, Sculptor & Artist
Chimera Atelier is an artist studio managed by Renzo B Larriviere, specialising in the design and production of public art with emphasis on big scale, kinetic and interactive bespoke custom lighting sculptures.

ZARA PASFIELD (Pineapple Design Studio)
Zara Pasfield is an architectural designer with a passion for light, sculpture and set design. Her work has featured in prominent light festivals around the world, allowing the exploration of new collaborations and mediums. Her architectural knowledge has enabled her to create transformative works that change and compliment public and commercial spaces.


Fri 12 March, 2021 - Sun 28 March, 2021


8:00 am - 8:00 pm


City Botanic Gardens

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