EDGE Sydenham - Public Art Tour @Marrickville Metro

SUNDAY 14 AUG 2022

11:00 am - 02:00 pm

Join a free guided tour to experience over 15 major new public art commissions created on site at the recently extended Marrickville Metro and visit artists in local studios as part of the EDGE Creative Trails Sydenham.

Our Inner West is the creative capital and engine room of Global Sydney with the highest population of arts and cultural workers in Australia. One in ten Inner West residents work in the creative or cultural sector, employing 6,400 people and generating $1.4 billion a year for the local economy.

Inner West Council has partnered with Marrickville Metro to deliver a world class contemporary public arts program. Hear the stories behind the works, the vital importance of supporting artists within our communities and learn all about the history and vision for this land mark site of contemporary art, lifestyle and culture.

Meeting point for tours: Victoria Rd Courtyard, 37 Victoria St, Marrickville Metro.

FREE - Bring along friends and family

Image credit: Workspace (2020) by Fintan Magee. Photo by Greg Fonne

This public art tour is part of EDGE Sydenham 2022. Click for full program.