Council appreciates the importance of art in a community. As well as the revitalised Art Acquisition Award and Exhibition, we have made a $50,000 commitment to public art annually.
Public art has the ability to enhance the experience of a place, to represent something about its location, and potentially to become a local icon.
Harmony Bells by Dr Anton Hasell is part of the planned redevelopment of the Cowes Town Square.
Shaft is a scultpure designed by Shane Cargill and sculptor Martin Moore as a legacy for the Wonthaggi Centenary.