Art

David Wills

Work

That’s just a nun with a bag of oranges

That’s just a nun with a bag of oranges Taking its title from a mural on the exterior walls of the Aboa Vetus & Ars Nova museum in Turku, this Wunderwall was inspired by Finland’s oldest city, Turku. It focused on the environment, in particular, how society...

The giraffe travelled in a backpack

The giraffe travelled in a backpack A chance sighting of a giraffe passing by the window provided this Wunderwall with its curious title. The Wunderwall was created as part of my residency at Toos Neger Studio in the winter of 2012/2013 in Dordrecht, a city in the...

There are too many things in the cupboard

There are too many things in the cupboard Stretching 26.25 metres wide and 4.5 metres tall, this Wunderwall is the largest of the four installations. It formed a component of my PhD research Cultural Mulch that was broadly interested in the significance of...

The bucket was on the move

The bucket was on the move Comprising 1,392 images, this was the first Wunderwall. It was exhibited as part of Salad Days, the concluding exhibition for the National Art School’s inaugural artist-in-residence program commenced in 2007. I was one of four artists...