Sunday 31 July 2022
Saturday 30 July 2022
Ocean Dreaming 2 is a ferry which is used for cruising and whale watching. The indigenous artwork was created by Warwick Keen which utilises the dendroglyph technique and features the names of clans in and around Sydney Harbour. It's seen here at Aquarium Wharf in Darling Harbour, in front of Pyrmont Bridge.
Linked to: Weekend Reflections, All Seasons.
Friday 29 July 2022
Thursday 28 July 2022
Wednesday 27 July 2022
Linked to: Wordless Wednesday, My Corner of the World.
Tuesday 26 July 2022
Monday 25 July 2022
This mural is located above the ticket box office in the Luna Park amusement park, in the north shore suburb of Milsons Point. The expressions of the people featured match the expression of the famous Luna Park face at the entrance.
Linked to: Monday Mural, Blue Monday, Through My Lens, Pink Saturday.
Sunday 24 July 2022
Saturday 23 July 2022
Friday 22 July 2022
Thursday 21 July 2022
The Bank Tavern is on the corner of Belgrave Street and Post Office Lane in the southern suburb of Kogarah. It was built in the 1890s in the Victorian Italianate style as a branch of the Commonwealth Bank. When the bank relocated to a new branch in the 1980s it was redeveloped into Red Martins Nightclub before becoming a pub.
Wednesday 20 July 2022
This anchor monument was once located at Tempe Recreation Reserve, in the inner west suburb of Tempe. It stood beside a walkway along the foreshore of the Cooks River. If there was a plaque here explaining its history it had disappeared just like the anchor has now.
Linked to: Wordless Wednesday, My Corner of the World, All Seasons.
Tuesday 19 July 2022
Monday 18 July 2022
Sunday 17 July 2022
The entrance to Dalgety's Bond Stores along Munn Street, in the inner city suburb of Millers Point. The heritage-listed former warehouse complex was built in 1875 in the Free Classical style, providing storage space for the nearby shipyards. The steep fall of the site reveals three more storeys below, addressing Hickson Road adjacent to the wharf. The warehouses were redeveloped in the 1970s and are now used for commercial office space.
Saturday 16 July 2022
Linked to: Weekend Reflections.
Friday 15 July 2022
A navigation mark is located at the end of a rock groyne in Botany Bay, in the southern suburb of Ramsgate Beach. The rock groyne is one of the sea walls along Lady Robinson Beach that have been built to protect the sandy foreshore. The clouds were beginning to clear after the rain.
Thursday 14 July 2022
"Patchwork of Light" is an artwork which was installed on the side of a building along Reiby Place in 2013. It consists of an array of ten brightly coloured light boxes emblazoned with figures and phrases in the Sydney indigenous language and English bringing Aboriginal, European, political and sporting histories to life. It was created by Lara Schnitger and was developed with Wiradjuri/Yuin elder Aunty Bronwyn Penrith, whose journey has been dedicated to reclaiming the culture of and respect for Aboriginal women. You can see a daytime view here.
Linked to: Signs, Signs, Thankful Thursday, Dream Team, Ruby Tuesday.
Wednesday 13 July 2022
Tuesday 12 July 2022
Monday 11 July 2022
This mural is on the rear of a shop in Park Lane, in the southern suburb of Caringbah. The two seahorses are camouflaged by the Australian native flowers and foliage.
Sunday 10 July 2022
Saturday 9 July 2022
Linked to: Weekend Reflections.
Friday 8 July 2022
Thursday 7 July 2022
Wednesday 6 July 2022
This public pavilion and sculptural landmark is located in the Village Square in the redeveloped former railway yards, in the inner city suburb of Eveleigh. The Interchange Pavilion was created by by University of Sydney lecturer, artist and sculptor Chris Fox in 2020. It draws inspiration from the precinct’s rail history combining over 250 metres of stainless steel ground rails, 15 tonnes of robotically moulded glass reinforced concrete and 1400 pieces of router cut hardwood. This material is supported by a 14 tonne structure made up of over 1650 pieces of digitally fabricated aluminium to create a 350 square-metre public art installation.
Tuesday 5 July 2022
This sculpture is located along Canal Road beside Hawthorne Canal, in the inner west suburb of Lilyfield. "TreeCycle" was created by Graham Chalcroft in 2016 using recycled bicycle parts to form a tree canopy.