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'Rhinoceros', 1995

This is a painted fibreglass sculpture made in 1995 by James Angus (1970-). Moulded over an aluminium framework, the work is a life-size replica of a rhinoceros measuring 105 cm x 320 cm x 165 cm. The animal is mounted with all four feet on a vertical wall so it appears to be standing sideways. The tip of its horn is at ...

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Malcolm Nicklin describes building the Opera House, 2006

This is an edited sound recording of Malcolm Nicklin, who was a coordinating civil engineer on the Sydney Opera House project between 1959 and 1967. Nicklin describes the building of the basic roof structure, and how this involved processes that were new to civil engineering at the time. He also tells how difficult mathematical ...