2022 Finalists

This year TRAILS finalists included artists from Victoria, South Australia and New South Wales. The works reflected a range of media, techniques and experience, providing viewers with a broad spectrum from which to cast their People's Choice vote.

Sextant to Satellite

Merry Abbey

Materials:
Plastic, metal, fibre
Dimensions:
450 x 1200 x 450 mm

This imaginative navigational beacon, constructed entirely from up-cycled materials and objects, symbolises the dramatic development of navigational aids and instruments over time. It reflects a progressive journey of invention from basic buoys and lights to current comprehensive satellite-reliant technology.

Exhibited at Sugar Sugar Candy Co, 2022

Sextant to Satellite - Merry Abbey

Participating Businesses

  • A Little Decorum
  • Admellas Fruit n’ Veg
  • Alex Cancian Menswear
  • Bedazzled
  • Creative Space Courtyard
  • Gazebo Hair
  • Hollands Framing
  • Intimate Apparel
  • JSCS Artisan Store
  • Julia Street Creative Space
  • Kevin Paisley Optometrist
  • KnS Precious Products
  • Matts Lotto
  • Men's Gear and Beer
  • Moynes Fashion
  • Nautilus Bookstore
  • Ocean Breeze Beauty Therapy
  • Portland Bay Press
  • Portland Business Hub
  • Portland Eyecare
  • Portland Studios
  • Prestige Promotions
  • Print Squad
  • Private Office
  • Sarah Aley Therapeutic Massage & Damian Goodman Photography
  • Smith's Showcase Jewellers
  • Squidlydids for Kids
  • Stratus Legal Group
  • Sugar Sugar Candy Co
  • Victorian Fisheries Authority
  • Voyage Surf Ski and Skate