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Life boat/Thuyen Cuu Roi Artist - Nerine Martini
Title - Life boat/Thuyen Cuu Roi
Medium - Wood, steel, lead, lacquer
Location - Civic
Funded By - ACT Government
Acquired - 2006

Life boat/Thuyen Cuu Roi
Life Boat/Thuyen Cuu Roi is constructed from an old wooden boat which came from Hoi An in Vietnam. The arms/oars are carved from recycled timber and coated with lacquer using traditional Vietnamese techniques. In the artist's words "Life Boat/Thuyen Cuu Roi seeks to embody ocean journeys of courage and compassion".

Life Cycle Artist - David Jensz
Title - Life Cycle
Medium - Stainless steel, stone
Location - Civic
Funded By - Territory and Municipal Services
Commissioned - 2010

Life Cycle
Life Cycle employs the basic materials of stone and steel to create a form that is both supple and organic. The double spiral of tightly packed stones is a visual metaphor for a life crammed full of experience. Through his work the sculptor uses elemental materials and abstract geometry to explore spiritual and cosmic concepts.

Living Space 100 Artist - KunstForce (Angela Dufty and Geoffrey Farquhar Still)
Title - Living Space
Medium - Welded and painted metal, existing metal strap benches
Location - Civic
Funded By - ACT Government
Commissioned - 2003

Living Space
Living Space was part of 'Domain II' a series of temporary artworks commissioned from artists with an association with the ANU School of Art.

Longitude small Artist - Matthew Harding
Title - Longitude
Medium - Australian Granite
Location - Civic
Funded By - artsACT
Commissioned - 2012

Longitude
Longitude is a figurative artwork in keeping with the established themes and uses of Veterans Park. The artist takes up the concept of emotional separation that service personnel and their families experience during periods of active duty, a theme suggested during the community consultation.

Mal Meninga Artist - Cathy Weiszmann
Title - Mal Meninga
Medium - Bronze
Location - Belconnen
Funded By - artsACT
Commissioned - 2009

Mal Meninga
This sculpture signifies the outstanding contribution Mal Meninga AM has made to Rugby League.

Microscopia 100 Artist - Warren Langley
Title - Microscopia
Medium - Glass, steel, LEDs
Location -
Funded By - artsACT
Commissioned - 2010

Microscopia
Microscopia is a large scale wall mounted artwork made of glass and light.

Moai 100 Artist - Pedro Atan and Matthew Harding
Title - Moai
Medium - Carved from an unseasoned radiata pine log
Location - Civic
Funded By - ACT Government
Commissioned - 1998

Moai
The figure represents an Easter Island stone Moai and was carved during the 1998 Multicultural Festival as a collaboration between artists from Easter Island and Australia.

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Artist - Ram V. Sutar
Title - Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
Medium - Bronze
Location - Civic
Funded By - Indian community
Commissioned - 2002

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
A tribute to Gandhi, the "apostle of non violence (Ahisma) and truth (Satyagrah)". This sculpture lists Gandhi’s guildelines including, "No politics without principles; no commerce without morality; and no science without humanity."

Moth Ascending the Capital Artist - Alexander Knox
Title - Moth Ascending the Capital
Medium - Painted steel plates
Location - Tuggeranong
Funded By - artsACT
Commissioned - 2012

Moth Ascending the Capital
Moth Ascending the Capital is a sculptural work by Alexander Knox designed to evoke the image of a bogong moth bursting into flight.

A_Site_Marker 100 Artist - Andrew Townsend and Suzie Bleach
Title - Narrabundah: A Site Marker
Medium - Wood and steel
Location - North Canberra
Funded By -
Commissioned - 1998

Narrabundah: A Site Marker
The artists have created an ambient seating area with mosaic like tile inserts and a metal weather vane of a hawk, the sun and the moon. The work refers to the suburb's name of 'Narrabundah' a local aboriginal name for 'small hawk'.


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