OUTPOST: Art from the Streets on Cockatoo Island

The OUTPOST PROJECT sees more than 150 artists transform the industrial spaces of Cockatoo Island into a canvas of urban art. The first of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere, the event is set to demonstrate Australia’s leading role in the street art movement.

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

Aside from art installation which include aerosol art, stencilling, sticker art and cup rocking, OUTPOST offers street sports, DJ’s, tours and a changing weekend events program.

Below are some images taken during OUTPOST.

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

OUTPOST - Cockatoo Island

World Heritage listed Cockatoo Island is a former convict precinct that recently held the Cocktail Island festival and is home to the Island Bar, a concept bar made from shipping containers.

Cockatoo Island can be reached from Circular Quay by ferry. The journey takes approximately 15 minutes. Entry to OUTPOST is free with the ferry ticket. OUTPOST runs from 4 November to 11 December 2011.

OUTPOST on Cockatoo Island
http://www.outpost.cockatooisland.gov.au

 

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Corinne Mossati is the Founder/Editor of popular online magazine Gourmantic and Cocktails & Bars, a website dedicated to cocktail culture and the discerning drinker. She is named in Australian Bartender Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential List, is a member of The Academy responsible for judging the World’s 50 Best Bars. She has also judged the inaugural Australasian Whisky Awards and various national cocktail competitions.

4 Comments:

  1. Ooh, I like urban art. Must check it out before it finishes!

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