Artist In Focus: Porky Hefer

Sun 18 Apr, 12pm–12.15pm (AEST)

Past program

Free entry

NGV International

Exhibition space
Ground Level

South African designer Porky Hefer’s work Plastocene – Marine Mutants from a disposable world is a large-scale environment based upon imaginary sea creatures from a dystopian future, handmade with a community of artisans based in and around Cape Town.

Hear how Hefer’s creation explores hyper-consumerism, convenience and environmental neglect with NGV Assistant Curator Myf Doughty.

Speaker
Myf Doughty, Assistant Curator, Contemporary Design and Architecture, NGV
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