‘The Shelter Object’ was the name given to the concrete bunker built around reactor number 4 at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant to contain the radioactive material that was released after it exploded in 1986.
Isolation and containment are pivotal to the construct of our national identity. Do the barriers which are constructed through nationalism and xenophobia protect us from something outside or do they harbour poison within?

Are aussie kids just weetbix kids?

photography credit Kelly Sturgiss.
link here to catalogue essay by Yolande Norris