Place2Pivot

PIVOT PIVOT invites the public to help transform their perception of the CBD precinct through play – to use a series of spaces not usually intended for a game as a diversion and thus a disruption to our familiar routine/s. With this disruption of movement, we invite the community to re-engage with their surroundings and…

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Bird Call

BIRD CALL In these uncertain times how might our voices be heard? In one sentence what would you say? Multi-disciplinary artist Corrie Wright invites community responses to her pertinent questions regarding “these uncertain times”. During October, Corrie and her trusty typewriter will be connecting with passers-by on the public seats of Caloundra…. one sentence at…

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Beats X Caloundra

Beats x Caloundra invites you to go inwards and visit that pumping, unifying, whispering rave in your chest. Artists Ashleigh Musk and Michael Smith are recording heartbeats in an attempt to find out what gets Caloundra pumped. Hitting the streets and laneways in October and November, we are inviting the community to share what’s keeping…

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Emergence

Look what’s emerging in Caloundra! An incredible new public art installation called Emergence, by local artists Russell Anderson and Simone Eisler, has started to appear in Minchinton Street. Taking inspiration from local sea life, the works were created in virtual reality then 3D printed in 316 stainless steel and include pixel lights with environmental sensors…

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george rose banner downtown Caloundra

Place2 is a creative placemaking project

Place2 is a creative Sunshine Coast Council placemaking project bringing fun and creativity to Caloundra. Place2 features 3 key initiatives: Place2Paint – Bringing building surfaces to life through curated contemporary mural art and adding to our growing street art collection in Downtown Caloundra. It all started with the interactive, augmented reality mural by George Rose…

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A very Caloundra Christmas

With only a few weeks left before Christmas, make sure you get into the festive spirit in true Sunshine Coast style by taking the family to downtown Caloundra to enjoy the local Christmas shop window displays. Caloundra artist Grace McClymont, with some eager young students’ support, is helping Sunshine Coast residents get into the holiday…

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