Brit Bunkley


FILE Sao Paulo 2022 | Videoart
Electronic Language International Festival



The edge of the RWE open pit mine engulfed what was once a town of 900 inhabitants in 2019. Down the road, the expanding Hambach lignite mine was encroaching upon the remaining ancient Hambach forest that once covered the mine. Thousands of demonstrators, dressed in white Tyvek suits, have protested in recent years to save the remaining 200 hectares of the Hambach forest.


Brit Bunkley is a NZ/USA citizen whose recent exhibitions include the “Stories of Rust”, Tauranga Art Gallery, Tauranga, NZ; “Green Around” at Taipei, Taiwan; Art Takes 2021, The Ki Smith Gallery, NYC, NY, 2021 and Sculpture on the Gulf, Auckland, NZ in 2022. Solo exhibitions include the Sarjeant Gallery, Whanganui, New Zealand in 2018; the Institut für Alles Mögliche/Stützpunkt Teufelsberg, Berlin 2019; and at Scott Lawrie Gallery, Auckland New Zealand 2022.