Sculptures of Melbourne by Mark S. Holsworth
Melbourne Books will launch one of the city’s most awaited art books at Gallery One Three in Somerset Place Melbourne, Friday 1 May, 2015 6pm to 8pm. See the Facebook Event page for more details.
This is set to be one of year’s most memorable book launches! Don’t miss the sculptures, the installation works and the music.
City Sculpture Walking Tour
Join Mark Holsworth on a walking tour of Melbourne’s public sculpture – the good, the bad and the ugly. They are all worth a look for public sculpture both decorates and tells the history of the city. See a selection of sculptures from 18th to the 21st century, from the historic to the comic, from memorials to the play sculpture. Learn about the sculptures, the sculptors who made them and the people of Melbourne who live with the sculptures.
Duration 2 hours
Meeting at the Redmond Barry Memorial in the forecourt of the State Library of Victoria on Swanston Street.
Most of the route is paved but there will be some walking on grass, so appropriate footwear is required.
Adult $25 Child $10 (Children under 8 free)
Enquiries for groups 4+ and from school groups welcomed.
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