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Heathprint

Weir, Ian (2005) Heathprint. [Visual Artwork]

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The work was derived from terrestrial laser scan data of a bio-diverse landscape on the SE coast of Western Australia. The digital three dimensional scan data has been abstracted into two dimensional horizontal sections or slices. This abstraction converts the complex data into spatial information which is meaningful in the context of the act of architectural and landscape architectural design. The primary intention behind the production of the work was to expand understanding on the means of representing and then designing for sites in 'kwongan' landscapes which are constituted by highly biodiverse - and thus difficult to measure - heath vegetation. From Heathprint the author generated contour intervals of the landform upon which an associate (Daniela Simon architect) designed a work of architecture, which subsequently was awarded a commendation for residential architecture in the WA Chapter Australia Institute of Architects awards 2007.

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ID Code: 31860
Item Type: Creative Work (Visual Artwork)
Measurements or Duration: 84 x 59.5cm
Number of Pieces: 1
Locations/Venues:
Location: From date: To date:
Cullity Gallery, University of Western Australia
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Keywords: Landscape, Sustainability, Biodiversity, Representation, Mapping
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES (220000) > PHILOSOPHY (220300) > Environmental Philosophy (220303)
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2005 Ian Weir
Deposited On: 20 Apr 2010 07:47
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 00:11

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