"Counterbalance"  2011

 

11m high;  painted steel, Plexiglas, fibre-optic lighting, rocks

 

Counterbalance celebrates 100 years of Loxton's life as a gazetted township.  The industrial materials emphasise the constructive energy and achievement of the settlers over 10 decades.  The glass in the red triangle refers to Loxton's Hut of 1878.

 

Site:  Bookpurnong Rd, Loxton, SA

Client:  The Loxton and Waikerie District Council 

Fabrication & installation: Frankel Engineering, Loxton, SA