Three / Four
Silence was their greatest enemy. Those gifted with voice couldn’t see the end. They couldn’t decipher data, nor could they understand the sentiment. So they changed them, altered them, reformed them. They made them light sirens to light the impeding danger that they had fought so hard to dismiss. But now the sirens are always lit. We have but only a small window of opportunity to save us from the end. It is the last opportunity we have to stop ourselves from taking three steps forward and four steps back.
Skunk Control are a group of artists, engineers, scientists and educators from Victoria University that create visual art designed to engage and heighten the feelings of excitement associated with the process of discovery. Narratives and themes that underpin their work are explored through craft and technology, including kinetic movement, light, sound and other sensory systems.