Michelle Hallinan and Megan Watson

As we were, As we are, As we want to be (light box) - Set

  • As we were, As we are, As we want to be (light box) - Set

Michelle Hallinan and Megan Watson

As we were, As we are, As we want to be (light box) - Set

Description

  • Year: 2020
  • Size: All 110 x 125 x 150mm
  • Material: Paper, cardboard, acrylic paint, aluminium wire, mirror

Box 1: As we were

The moon as it would have looked on 21 July 1969 at the time of the TV broadcast; Neil Armstrong’s heartbeat as he took the first ever step on the moon; Honeysuckle Creek Tracking Station drawn with words from the transcript between Apollo 11 and Houston throughout the mission.

Box 2: As we are 

View from the verandah at Ready Cut Cottage, Namadgi; GPS data tracking our walks through the landscape; drawing of rocks near the cottage

Box 3: As we want to be

Composite time-lapse star trail image looking directly south from Ready Cut Cottage; orbit and distances to the moon; drawing of the hills around Ready Cut Cottage.