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Andrew Mezei

'From Earth to Sky'

Interview with Andrew Mezei
Video: 4 minutes

Artist Andrew Mezei talks about his art practice and the process behind his portrait of Professor Penny Sackett.

This video was produced with funds donated by Tim Fairfax AC.

Video transcript

1 . Professor Penny Sackett, astronomer and physicist 2011 All Andrew Mezei. © Andrew Mezei.

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