New arrival at Dunedin Botanic Garden

Seen in the upper Dunedin Botanic Garden, in the Cedars of Lebanon Grove, and overlooking the playground area. The Cedars of Lebanon Grove was initiated and commissioned by the Cedars of Lebanon Club who had recently sold their ‘Club House’ on Stafford St.  Consulting Landscape Architect Mick Field, and the Director of the Dunedin Botanic Garden … Read more

The Sentinels

The Sentinels 2010. Recycled solid steel crane weights  Artist Magnus Sinclair Photo, Mike O’Kane Located on the Boiler Point walking track signposted on the right of the Port Chalmers road immediately after the container terminal. Commissioned by Port Otago Ltd.

The Harbour Mouth Molars

The Harbour Mouth Molars Oamaru stone (Sedimentary Limestone)2010 Artist  Regan Gentry Photo, Mike O’Kane Comments supplied by Regan Gentry- ‘The work was designed to draw together three elements that help define Dunedin. The harbour mouth, which is located out of the city centre and is also home the well known Albatross colony, the Dental school which is the … Read more

Kuri / Dog, 2008

Kuri / Dog, 2008. railway track, bogeys, steel  and wood Artist Stephen Mulqueen Location Magnet Street,Dunedin    Photo: Paul Sorrel In mid 2008 a new site-specific sculpture titled Kuri / Dog by Stephen Mulqueen was installed beside Otago Harbour in Dunedin. The commission was selected by the Art in Public Places Committee in accordance with the DCC Art … Read more

Tepid Baths collaboration project

 Tepid Baths collaboration project- Peter Nicholls, Peter Olds, 2009. Pre-decimal currency coins, and mixed media. Located in Moray Place, Dunedin on the Securities Building (corner of Lower Stuart Street) Peter Nicholls, sculptor with Peter Olds, Poet.  Photo, Mike O’Kane   Completed June 2009 with generous assistance from DCC Architecture and Urban Design and Heritage Festival … Read more