Starting with meteorites and fossils from a geohistory that extends far beyond the presence of homosapiens, this section features artworks that reference images of aliens as imagined by people down the centuries, plus the latest genetic engineering and A.I. technologies.
Fiberglass, silicone, hair
48 × 65 × 46 cm
Collection of the artist
Courtesy: Tolarno Galleries, Melbourne; Roslyn Oxley9 Gallery, Sydney; Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco
From “Utsurobune no Banjo” – what some have described as an Edo-period UFO story – to Patricia Piccinini’s new life form that speaks to us with a peculiar gaze, this section offers plenty to stir the imagination.
A three-dimensional piece by Sorayama Hajime - known as an internationally rated illustrator as well and featured on the cover of Aerosmith album Just Push Play.