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Public Art Program and City Collection

Public Art Framework

Outlining key commitments and actions for the Public Art Program over the next three years, setting the direction for investment in public art projects.

Temporary commissions

Find out more about current commissions and commissions soon to be installed.

Public art and outdoor collection

View a selection of works from our public outdoor collection.

Blowhole artwork

Since the 1850s Council has accumulated an eclectic and important range of cultural material.

At Dusk, Under the Clocks

City Gallery presents free, quarterly exhibitions on city life, past and present.

Explore our indoor collection

View select works from our indoor collection.

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Arts Strategy 2014-17

Arts Strategy 2014-17

The City of Melbourne Arts Strategy sets out a vision for nurturing and enhancing our vibrant arts community.

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Building owners and occupiers

'Unset Typologies' By Izabela Pluta

Building owners and occupiers can propose potential sites for artists’ consideration for Public Art Commissions 2013.

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Explore Melbourne's public art

Street art in a laneway

Melbourne’s city streets and intimate laneways feature plenty of inspiring artworks in surprisingly places.

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Performing artists dressed as construction workers

Your feedback is important for the ongoing coordination of the City of Melbourne Public Art Program.

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