|Wayne Barrar is the Director of Photography at Massey University School of Fine Arts in Wellington. His extended photographic projects have been exhibited in New Zealand as well as the US, Norway and Canada. Most recently his work has been included in Prospect 2004, Wellington City Gallery and Toi TePapa, Art of the Nation at Te Papa, Museum of New Zealand. He has been awarded a number of international artist residencies and grants. A survey book of his work, Shifting Nature, was published by the University of Otago Press in 2001. At Spark 05, he will be discussing the evolution of his various projects leading to his current investigation of the commodification and adaptation of underground space.