A site-wide program featuring 28 public artworks over two weeks, including sculptures and installations, performances, video works and a workshop.
Testing Grounds launched the inaugural Public Art Park as part of Melbourne Fringe Festival.
Public Art Park welcomed a site-wide program featuring 28 public artworks over two weeks, including sculptures and installations, performances, video works and a workshop.
Public Art Park aims to support the development of works specifically developed for and in relation to the public realm. Testing Grounds is both the infrastructure that frames these works for the period of the event, and a base camp from which some of these works extend into the city and the market precinct.
Featuring projects by:
Spread Art Not Viruses
Emma x Zhang
Mark du Potiers
Joy Zhou & Irene Li
Eva Abbinga & Larissa Linnell
Xavier Ho, Remedios Perez Escobar & Natalie Tran
Veronica Tran, Gabriela Garcia, Julia Bertolaso & Sarah Muir-Smith
Remi Cady Freer
DC Style Fylez
Saskia Schut & Andy Miller
Valentina Emerald & Iris Elgar
|Showtime Night Markets|| 2019
|Public Art Park ’23|| 2023
|Venice Tidals|| 2014
|Critical Mass|| 2018
|Moreland Civics Lab|| 2017
|Smashing Things with Hammers|| 2018
|Building Remnants|| 2018
We respectfully acknowledge the Wurundjeri people of the Eastern Kulin Nation as traditional custodians, on whose unceded lands we work and live.
We respectfully acknowledge elders – past, present and emerging. And we extend our deepest respects to all First Nations peoples. In the context of the work we do, we express gratitude for our shared connection through place, to the oldest continuing cultures on earth.
Studio 6, 33 Saxon Street, Brunswick 3065
PO Box 1011, Fitzroy North, 3068