Objects for ruminant restraint, 2019

BUS Projects, Collingwood

2 channel video installation, chains, well-used shearers moccasins, shed snake skin, dental dam, adorning chains, aluminium, dynabolts


Still from A scene: Brian’s dressing gown 2019, HD video 3:03, as part of Objects for ruminant restraint

Still from A scene: Shearing shed 2019, HD video, 2:57, as part of Objects for ruminant restraint

Mira acknowledges the Gunditjmara people as the owners of the land on which the works were filmed, where sovereignty was never ceded. She pays her respects to their elders — past, present & emerging — and stands in solidarity with their ongoing resistance against colonisation.

First two images courtesy of Christo Crocker