It is a scale model of a section of freeway, complete with graffiti and a soundtrack of cars, wind, car horns and voices.
The work teases by being partially inacessible – it is above head height. I could only see over via my camera, and was disappointed not to find any cars on the road. Despite being a model, the work still places itself beyond human scale – it still towers over us like the real thing.
You can read more about the work here, and there are more photographs here.
The Art Gallery of NSW has a more progressive photography policy than the NGV, which does not allow it at all. In NSW, the permanent collection can be photographed without flash, and I was careful to ensure that my camera was correctly set.