Painted Poles 2
Public Art : Painted Poles 2
Artists: © Maree Clarke and Sonja Hodge
Description : This artwork by two indigenous artists
consists of three painted metal poles depicting the Rainbow Serpent and native Australian animals.
Funded by : This sculpture was part of the Swanston
Street Walk Public Art Project (1992).
Date Unveiled: The Painted Poles were unveiled
in 1992. Though the poles were never intended to be permanent they still remain nearly a decade later.
Location: City Square, Swanston Street, Melbourne,