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Bio-Morphic Sculpture

The Bio-Morphic Sculpture from a closer distance.This artwork by Laurie Karasek of the Ilam School of Fine Arts, University of Canterbury, was chosen from entries in a public competition. The sculpture was paid for by a generous gift from Sir Lew and Lady Harris of Brooklands Station, Hawke's Bay.

The sculptor described the work as a bio-morphic form, floating like a giant water lily.

Installed with internal and external underwater lighting, its random sequencing produced fascinating effects after dusk. However, persistent vandalism and theft resulted in the lighting system being removed.


Bio-Morphic Sculpture Location Map

Sunken Garden, Marine Parade


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