Gerry Wedd: Fishmonster, 2022, watercolour on paper, drawing for WAVE animation


This genre-defying work of art unites digital imagery, ceramics and sound in an immersive 360-degree installation in the Elder Wing of the Art Gallery of South Australia. Gerry Wedd’s iconic ceramics and drawings are brought to life with an evocative soundscape composed by Gabriella Smart in this cinematic production co-directed by Wedd, Mark Patterson and Smart, produced by Patterson with digital production by Jumpgate VR. Visitors are invited on an epic journey from sea to sky through this new form of storytelling that unites the mythic imagery of Wedd and the sonic intensity of Smart.

Where: Elder Wing, Art Gallery of South Australia

When: 19 October – 8 January 2023

View the full AFF 2022 Visual Arts program.

Presented by Adelaide Film Festival and Art Gallery of South Australia in association with the South Australian Film Corporation.

A Go Patterson Films and Soundstream New Music co-production, in association with Jumpgate VR.