Bio

Brit Bunkley is a New Zealand based artistwhose art practice includes the proposal and construction of large scaleoutdoor sculptures, discrete objects, installations as well as the creation of“impossible” moving and still images and architecture designed using computer3D modelling, video editing and image editing programs. His work explores anoblique sense of paranoid apocalyptic fear tempered with a sense of whimsy andirony.

International screenings include the WhiteBox gallery in NYC and Rencontres Internationales Paris/Berlin (2016, 2018,2019), and at the Cité Internationale des Arts in 2018. He took part in the AthensDigital Arts Festival and File Sao Paolo 2017 and 2018. Bunkley screened hisvideo, Ghost Shelter/6 at The Federation Square Big Screen, Channels Festival2017, Melbourne and at the Oberhausen Short Film Festival, Oberhausen, Germanyin 2018. Recent group exhibitions include sculpture at the Auckland BotanicalGarden 2018 and Sculpture on the Gulf 2019 at Waiheke, Auckland.

In 2012 Bunkley was an award winner at theMoscow Museum of Modern Art for the «Now&After» Festival, and he was againincluded in «Now&After» at Moscow’s Artplay Design Center February 2018. Andhe was awarded second prize for the Sustainability Short Film Competition atThe Weatherspoon Art Museum in Gainsborough NC, USA in 2019.

Recent solo exhibitions include GhostShelter 17 at Te Uru, Titirangi, Auckland, The Happy Place- SandersonContemporary Art, Auckland and the Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui, New Zealand in 2018and the Institut für Alles Mögliche / Stützpunkt Teufelsberg, Berlin 2019

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