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THIS IS AUSTRALIA: AT BARANGAROO

THIS IS AUSTRALIA includes a live performance by Casey Donovan and Sydney Festival’s Four Thousand Fish

THIS IS AUSTRALIA
26 January, 2018 from sunrise to sunset

THIS IS AUSTRALIA invites you to relax, eat, listen, play and laugh. Join us at Barangaroo to share in our collective story through food, music and art. Continue reading THIS IS AUSTRALIA: AT BARANGAROO

AS THE CROW FLIES: REKO RENNIE’S 1500 m2 INSTALLATION

This image: Reko Rennie on site during the work in progress being painted at Barangaroo. Photos: Daniel Boud
Banner Image: Reko Rennie on site with As The Crow Flies at Barangaroo. Photo: David Varga

 Australian artist Reko Rennie has completed his major site-specific contemporary art installation at Barangaroo South in Sydney’s CBD. The commanding work, titled AS THE CROW FLIES is painted over buildings, hoardings and rooftops spanning a 1500 square-metre footprint – the equivalent size of a high-rise city building – and will remain in place for at least two years.

The large-scale, two-colour installation, in bright cobalt blue and neon pink, has been painted vertically and horizontally onto the exteriors and interiors of a buildings and hoardings in Barangaroo South, between International Tower Three and Hickson Road. The work extends into the entry and exit areas of the main car park and covers rooftops, making the pop-aesthetic inspired installation clearly visible from nearby office towers. Continue reading AS THE CROW FLIES: REKO RENNIE’S 1500 m2 INSTALLATION

LEGO Towers of Tomorrow @ Sydney Museum

Model builder Ashley Bogar (left) at work on the Towers of Tomorrow exhibition with exhibition designer Kieran Larkin. He is holding a replica of the Q1 Building from the Gold Coast. Pic Kate Geraghty Sydney Morning Herald
Model builder Ashley Bogar (left) at work on the Towers of Tomorrow exhibition with exhibition designer Kieran Larkin. He is holding a replica of the Q1 Building from the Gold Coast. Pic Kate Geraghty Sydney Morning Herald

Towers of Tomorrow with LEGO® Bricks is a world premiere exhibition of amazing skyscrapers in Australia and Asia represented in LEGO®. It’s on now at the Museum of Sydney until 19 April 2015.

Constructed by Ryan McNaught, one of only 12 LEGO® certified professionals worldwide, the eighteen towers were engineering and architectural marvels. Some like the Shanghai Tower, they challenge how we live. Others like Singapore’s Marina Bay Sands, Tokyo Skytree, Q1 and Sydney Tower become global landmarks. Odd, strange, breathtakingly beautiful, they are awe inspiring. Art and architecture are one. Continue reading LEGO Towers of Tomorrow @ Sydney Museum