Doors and Public Art in Rye

“Unusual doors often take you to the unusual worlds!” – Mehmet Murat Ildan Rye is a seaside town on the Mornington Peninsula in Victoria. I and my hubby are on a few days break and I was surprised to see so many doors and public art in the main town. “Fire and Ice” themed mural…

Seasons

“Embrace seasons and cycles of your life. There is magic in CHANGE.” – unknown This is a bronze piece entitled Seasons by Leopoldine Mimovich, which is one of the focal points of the garden. This was carved from Huon Pine. For Marsha’s Photographing Public Art Challenge Below are the different seasons of a woman. I…

Shoreditch Murals from Tim

“The important thing is that each work is always guided by passion.” – Jorit Agoch Some photos sent to me by Tim from his walk. Thanks son ❤️ For Marsha’s Photographing Public Art Challenge This is a mural by Street Artist WOSKerski in Shoreditch, London, UK. This is a tribute of WOSKerski to the brave…

Poet House

“Reality is a sliding door.” _ Ralph Waldo Emerson Walking along High Street in Thornbury, I saw this interesting shop/gallery named Poet House. It’s walls, windows and doors are all covered with murals. For Dan’s Thursday Doors Challenge and for Photographing Public Art Challenge The owner and artist is Lin Van Hek and her work…

Church in Thornbury

“Seek the fountain from within yourself.” – Rumi For Photographing Public Art Challenge This is the Reconciliation Fountain by Glenn Romanis, a renowned Aboriginal artist. This can be seen outside the St Mary’s Church in Thornbury. The fountain tells how water came back to the land after a long drought by making the frog that…

Another Murals and Doors Kind of Day

Art is a line around your thoughts.― Gustav Klimt When walking the streets I always remind myself to look left and right, up and down and to look back. Photographing Public Art Challenge PPAC Some more murals but this time with DOORS

Being a Tourist in My own city…

“Sometimes you have to travel a long way to find what is near.” – Paulo Coelho Wandering the streets of Melbourne and being a tourist in my own city gave me a feeling of joy. My main destination was to view the flower mannequins at the Emporium in the CBD. Fleurs de Villes was on…

Welcome to Bunjil Place in Casey

Bunjil Place is the heart of the arts and entertainment in Casey in Melbourne’s south east. It is just near my doorstep but I tend to overlook it sometimes. But last week I was glad I gave it a visit. For Debbie’s Six Word Saturday Outside were these bright and cheerful seats. For Xingfumama’s Pull Up…

Indonesian Village

This is a continuation of a great find which I posted for Lens Artist Photo Challenge. The Indonesian Village is located within CERES parklands which host CERES cultural education programs. Entrance and back door to the Village. Dan’s Thursday Doors Challenge This looked like a place of worship and an educational space. Some awesome architecture…

A special place…

“This is a very special place with a very special atmosphere.” – Kevin Keegan The special place I am featuring today for Lens Artist Photo Challenge is not somewhere from my travels, or some amazing landscapes, or some vistas in another land. Pat, my daughter, wanted to take me to this park slash market slash…