About the Book
Catalogue published to accompany the exhibition The Final Frontier; Contemporary Jewellery Explorations of the Cinematic Future, curated by Danae Natsis & Felix Gill, presented at Gaffa Gallery, 281 Clarence St, Sydney, Australia from 3 to 15 November 2011. The Final Frontier is an exhibition of contemporary jewellery and objects by 29 artists from around Australia each presenting work inspired by their favourite science fiction film. Science fiction has long been used as a tool for innovative design, for these artists it provides the opportunity to bring into existence objects imagining the possibilities of tomorrow. Artists included are: Marina Antoniou, Nina Baker, Majella Beck, Helena Bogucki, Vernon Bowden, Zoe Brand, Annie Broadway, Christina Coulston, Carol Faulkner, Felix Gill, Chris Gollin, Marcos Guzman, Dougal Haslem, Anneliese Hauptstein, Doris Jurzak, Erin Keys, Cecilie Knowles, Florencia Martinez, Jasmine Matus, Sarah Mills, Helen Mok, Shan Shan Mok, Danae Natsis, Sean O’Connell, Amy Robson, Sondi, Nathan Thomas, Mike Turner and Mark Vaarwerk.