GUEST ARTIST AND VISUAL EXPLORER DAVID TRUBRIDGE shines a light on some of his work

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GUEST ARTIST AND VISUAL EXPLORER DAVID TRUBRIDGE shines a light on some of his work

Editor's note: Longtime Elsewhere subscriber David Trubridge is well-known in New Zealand for his range of lights and designs.

But over recent years he and his company have produced a wide range of installations and commissions both here and overseas.

He shows us here some of his recent work and also a short film about his ethos and ideas.

The header image shows a lighting installation at the Culver City Mall. 

For further information on Trubridge and his work, see his website here.

Here are some examples of Trubridge's quite remarkable work.

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Rotorua Nightlights and walk access spiral ramp

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Ngā Matukurua — Manukau bus station kites

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Then and Now — Artwork for EAST exhibition, Hastings City Art Gallery 

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Rotorua Library

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Tale of Southland sculpture, Invercargill 

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The Strands of Life — Artwork specially created for, and donated to, the Hawkes Bay Charity Wine Auction.

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To see videos of David Trubridge's work go here

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