AKA: daniel jenkins
Born: 1947 usa
- Film Maker
artist working in 3D hollow formed copper, patinated. in particular, kinetic works, some of animated animal caricatures (windvanes) and collaborative contemporary/non-objective works in hollow copper and glass (tricia allen). studio located at 10 coolavin rd, metung, east gippsland, victoria. open weekends.
do a bit of filmmaking, docos and short films.
studied usa in the 60s and 70s
studied australia in the 80s
studied italy in the 70s and 90s
collectiuon national gallery of australia, 2 works
collections and public works in state collections in australia, usa, saudi arabia, japan, my mum's house. private collections everywhere nearly.
originally trained as a silversmith and goldsmith, moved to big metal in the 80s (steel and copper), now concentrating on large works in copper.
exhibited internationally throughout my career.
taught melbourne uni and victorian college of the arts for 16 years total, big mistake.