Concrete Collage

Concrete Collage

The pathways, and pavements, around Cotton Tree will be transformed into a free and interactive art trail.

Experience Jack MacRae’s artworks come to life with the animations of Helena Papageorgiou and the support of augmented reality.

Concrete Collage draws on the creative output of Jack MacRae who has worked in collaboration with experienced animator Helena Papageorgiou to transform selected works into an interactive motion experience, supported by the Eye Jack app.

All works are presented across the pathways around Cotton Tree Park, collectively forming an interactive art trail. Experience the art trail by starting at either the Horizon Festival Box Office in Cotton Tree Park, or The Old Lock Up and follow the signs along the way.


Step 1: EyeJack is an augmented reality app that brings art to life through animation and sound.  Download the free EyeJack app from the iTunes or on Google Play, or scan the below QR code.

Step 2: Tap on the event Concrete Collage | Horizon Festival
Step 3: Tap ‘LAUNCH AR’
Step 4: Aim your device at the artwork, the animation will begin to play through the camera lens of your smart device
Step 5: Record the interaction through the EyeJack app and save on your device. Share with your friends on Social media.

Ensure that you have enabled EyeJack to access your photos through the apps settings to save to your device.

Image credit: Stumers Creek by Jack MacRae

Visual Content Rating
100: This event is visual artwork.

Language No Barrier
There is no dialogue attached to this work.

Any other access requirements
We welcome all audiences to Horizon Festival and strive to make every event and performance as accessible as possible.

We are always open to discussing your individual requirements to assist wherever possible. If you’d like to speak to someone about your access requirements, please contact us during business hours at (07) 5475 7272 or

Wheelchair Accessibility
This event takes place on the pathways around Cotton Tree Park. The venue is accessible to people who use wheelchairs.

Accessible bathrooms are available on site within the Wonderland Spiegeltent Festival Hub garden or in Cotton Tree Park.

Level Access
The complete artwork trail is level access.

Gender-Neutral Bathrooms
All Festival Hub garden bathrooms are gender-neutral.

  • Suitable for all ages
  • Requires access to a smartphone with the ability to download the EyeJack app

This event is presented as part of Horizon Festival 2023, the Sunshine Coast’s leading multi-arts festival. Get lost in 10 days of must-see art, music, culture events and more, from the coast to the hinterland.

How to get there

Concrete Collage

Cotton Tree Park / Kabi Kabi Country