DESIGNS BY DANIEL BENJAMIN ALLECK
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CONCEPT ARTIST [ commercial/residential construction ] 2017
One Community is a non-profit volunteer organization that designs open source solutions for all aspects of global transformation. They do this through designing self-propagating models for self-sufficient teacher/demonstration communities, villages, and eventually cities.
Director: Jae Sabol
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GRAPHIC DESIGNER [ product packaging ] 2017
YAKMA BODY CARE
Yakma was built with the mission of empowering through beautifully handcrafted high quality body care products that we all have very intimate relationships with on a daily basis. Yakma gives rural Tibetan women the opportunity to foster and utilize their talents and creativity through the process of handcrafting soaps.
Director: Danma Jyid
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SET DESIGN [ theatre ] 2012
KEEP SMILING! A HOUSEWIFE’S GUIDE
Keep Smiling! A Housewifes Guide was performed in 2010 at the Bondi Pavillion in Sydney, Australia. It explores the relationship between a group of housewives, caught between the oppression, horror and loss of World War II and the imminent freedoms of the 1960’s.
Director: Felicity Nicols
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PRODUCTION DESIGN [ tv series ] 2009
WHATEVER! THE SCIENCE OF TEENS
Whatever! The Science of Teens was a production of Essential Media, and produced for the Australian Broadcasting Commission. Over five Episodes, the show, along with host Steve Cannane, explores the physiological and neurological causes behind some of teenagers most misunderstood behaviours and quirks.
Directors: Leo Faber, Daniella Ortega & Ann Delaney
Line Producer: Ellenor Cox
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DRAFTSMAN / DESIGN ASSISTANT [ tv series ] 2009
UNDERBELLY: THE GOLDEN MILE
Underbelly: The Golden Mile depicts the criminal underworld of Kings Cross, Sydney in the 1980s. Working with the Production Designer, I designed and drafted the sets we recreated the strip clubs, nightclubs, sex shops, bars and cafes of the period.
Production Designer: Paddy Rearden
Art Department Co-ordinator: Alice Lanagan
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DRAFTSMAN / ASSISTANT DESIGNER [ feature film ] 2008
A FEW BEST MEN
A Few Best Men is a comedy which takes place at a wedding where anything can, and does wrong! Directed by Stephan Elliot, of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert fame.
Director: Stephan Elliot
Production Designer: George Liddle
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PRODUCTION DESIGN [ short film ] 2009
Estelle’s Etoiles is a musical short-film which was produced for the Australian Institute of Music. In it, a young girl confronts her father through journeying through a magical hidden world accompanied by her favourite doll.
Director: Danielle Lauren
Musical Director: John Bellamy
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PRODUCTION DESIGNER [ theatre ] 2008
Mosaic is the story of grief, as told from the perspective of an elderly woman, who comes to terms with a painful past, and puts the pieces together with the woman she robbed.
Director: Nicla Comparin
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SET & COSTUME DESIGNER [ theatre ] 2007
AFTER THE END
After the End is written by Dennis Kelly and take place in a bomb shelter with the last two survivors on earth. Who will break first? And what is actually going on, anyway?
Director: Luke Rogers