Bees at the Eureka Tower

“The hum of bees is the voice of the garden.” – Elizabeth Lawrence A mural is any piece of artwork painted or applied directly on a wall, ceiling or other permanent surfaces.  A colony of giant bees is a sculpture on the side of the Eureka Tower, on Melbourne’s Southbank. This is designed by Richard Stringer Monday…

Eye in Melbourne

“Be thankful for the bad things in life. For they opened your eyes to good things you weren’t paying attention before!” – unknown A wall mural by @robyngrove that can be seen in one of the streets of Melbourne. Robyn Grove is an Australian contemporary artist. Monday Mural

Mural in a Cafe

“I persevere with optimism and enthusiasm to bring peace to the earth, bring peace to your life.” – saying on the wall Was attracted to this wall mural in a cafe in Mornington because of its message of optimism, achievement, passion, enthusiasm and perseverance. Monday Mural Mornington Peninsula #2

Window Murals in Rosebud

“Everywhere you go, take a smile with you.” – Sasha Azevedo   Image was taken in late October of 2018 and is a colourful 50 metre long mural in Rosebud, Victoria. Rosebud is a seaside town in the Mornington Peninsula, 75 km south of Melbourne. This mural is by a Red Hill artist, Michael Leeworthy…

The Magpie in Fitzroy

“If the house of the world is dark, love will find a way to create windows.” – Rumi This is a dramatic street art of a magpie with a rose on its beak, in the corner of Westdarth and Brunswick Streets in Fitzroy. It is a wonderful Mural by David ‘MEGGS” Brooke, an Australian artist,…

Makatron Burger in Fitzroy

“Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain and artist once we grow up.” – Pablo Picasso   This is a mural that can be seen on Smith Street in Fitzroy. It is by Mike Maka aka Makatron and it is called The McDeath Burger. I have featured his murals in quite…

Carlton North in Squares

“I felt saddened and confused to discover my favorite mural gone, but also hopeful that another one may be in the works. Street art is mysterious and impermanent like that. It can appear or disappear overnight.” – Emily Raboteau This is a mural that can be found in Carlton North which is by Minna Leunig,…

It’s The Bee Kind

“Bee silly, bee honest and bee Kind.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson On the streets of Melbourne…one just has to open one’s eyes to see the beautiful streetart on walls and on buildings! Monday Murals – Bees in Melbourne KindaSquare #12 – It’s The Bee Kind This is a mural in Fitzroy, an inner suburb in…

Angel of Budapest

“There’s still good in people.” – Arun A very colourful mural in the VII District of Budapest done by a Spanish artist, Okuda San Miguel. This mural is called the “Angel of Budapest” or sometimes called the “Spanish Schindler”. It is a tribute to s Spanish diplomat, Angel Sanz Briz, who saved over 5,000 Hungarian…

South Melbourne Market Murals

“Art is not what you see, but what you make others see.” – Degas The South Melbourne Market used to be open 4 days a week but because of COVID-19 its doors are indefinitely shut. Here are some murals inside the market that highlights the faces of people that have worked there, or have visited…

Koala in Acland Street

“You are never too small to make a difference.” – Greta Thunberg This is a street art by DVATE in Acland Street, St Kilda. This was the last time that I was able to do my walk around and Covid-19 was still unheard of. DVATE is a Melbourne based artist who is well known for…

An Aboriginal Elder in Sydney

“There’s nothing more dangerous than someone who wants to make the world a better place.” – Banksy With my camera handy and my eyes wide alert, that is my usual self when I travel. So when I happened to see this large mural in the middle of an intersection on our way to the Chinese…