Design Tasmania
Corner of Brisbane and Tamar streets
Launceston, 7250
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Marcus Tatton

With business partner Dan Magnus, Marcus operated Log Drums Percussion until 1998 producing a variety of traditional and customised percussion instruments in Tasmanian timbers. Marcus now creates sculpture commissions around Australia and New Zealand in the private and public realms.

ā€œI think it's important to show that things have been made by humans. If there's an overabundance of machine-made things in our lives I think we lose the essence of why we are alive, so sandpaper is just one of those tools I don't agree with much.ā€

Education Bachelor of Fine Art (Furniture Design), University of Tasmania, 1989

Represented Royal Tasmanian Botanic, Hobart; Tasmanian Museum & Art Gallery, Hobart; Ronald C Wornick Collection, San Francisco; Wood Turning Centre Collection, Philadelphia; Rodney Smorgon Collection; Montalto Vineyard, Mornington Peninsula; The Ponds, Blacktown, Western Sydney.