Projects

**site under renovation!** Please check back in a few months for full project details //
In the meantime you can view Tessa’s past work with Makeshift on the archived sites www.makeshift.work & www.makeshift.work/journal (*note new makeshift domains!)

LINKS TO SOME CURRENT & RECENT PROJECTS:

 

The Celestial Emporium of Benevolent Knowledge: An Incomplete Inventory of Extinctions in the People’s Republic of China
work-in-progress
Institute for Provocation, Beijing

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(no)action(no)space
with Laura Bernhardt, Michl Schmidt, Haseeb Ahmed, Christoph Knoth, Hannah Perner-Wilson & Guests
18 Nov – 18 Dec, 2016
Akademie Schloss Solitude

symposions + digital publication
(forthcoming)

 

Creole Gardens
2015–ongoing

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work-in-progress

 

 

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Plan Bienen  (with Sumugan Sivanesan)
2014-15
ZK/U (Zentrum für Kunst und Urbanistik), Berlin
& Art Laboratory Berlin

 

 

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Yurt Empire  (with 23 collaborators)
2012-14
Various locations
Sydney

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kauri-for-blogKauri-oke! (with Karl Khoe as Makeshift)
May 10 – August 11, 2013
5th Auckland Triennial ‘if you were to live here…’
curated by Hou Hanru
Fresh Gallery / Otara MarketsAuckland

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Making Time 
October 23 – December 12, 2014
NSW Visual Arts Fellowship (Emerging)
Artspace Visual Arts Centre, Sydney

February 23 – March 9, 2013
Performance Space ‘Matters of Life and Death’
Eveleigh Markets, Sydney

September 19 – 26, 2012
ANTI festival, Kuopio, Finland

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akrai2Futurecraft Institute Akrai

September 15 – October 14, 2013
Akrai residency
Palazzolo Acreide / Museo del Viaggiatori, Sicily

 

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windmill1Tilting at Windmills (with Jennifer Hamilton)
April 1 – 21, 2013
collaborative residency for The Rocks Windmill,
SHFA
The Rocks, Sydney

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