MARS is working closely with The City of Yarra, The Banco Group, Merbo Project Management, and JAM Architects to incorporate innovative, awe-inspiring public art into the multi residential, mixed use development ‘Smith & Co.’ located at 166 Smith St, Collingwood, VIC.
The Smith & Co. public art strategy is an 8 stage process which engages the creative talents of local artists to incorporate memorable art into all stages of the building process, not only the completed development.
Stage 1: The Smith Street Portrait Project by Jacqueline Mitelman
Stage 2- 166 Smith St, Video by Daniel Agdag
Stage 3 – Daniel Agdag Sculpture commission
Stage 4: Smith & Co. Display Suite, curated by [MARS]
Stage 5: December, 2013 Hoarding Project by I & the Others
Stage 6: December, 2014 Hoarding Project by Domenico de Clario
Stage 7: External Heritage Art Screen by Daniel Agdag