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Alfredo & Isabel Aquilizan

Alfredo and Isabel Aquilizan, a Filipino artist couple living in Brisbane, have spent the past five years creating objects that address ideas of seriality, skill and community, including the “In-Flight” (2006–10) project, a workshop collaboration with children to build miniature airplanes. Describing the project as “unrepressed, unrestricted and uninhibited artistry,” the Aquilizans told ArtAsiaPacific about eight of their young collaborators’ 10,000-plus airplanes.

Courtesy the artists.

1 Watching the instincts of the child no older than ten who fashioned this airplane was a delight. He gathered leftovers from the rubbish
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