Stilt Walkers

Stilt Walkers - Front

The Stilt Walkers are based on a series of active and playful stilt-walking figures. The artist team sought to evoke visions of celebration, new experiences, skill acquisition, concentration, and simple pleasures.

The figures appear engaged as they strive to master the skill of stilt walking, while the middle figure seems close to losing its balance, there is an overall impression of fun and optimism. The concept's intent is to convey a visual message that the figures are having great fun acquiring new skills.

'The Silt Walkers' pays homage to the history of the Wellington Reserve Community Centre, including the Mackie Road Neighbourhood House, Scouts and Girl Guides.

Stilt Walkers - Profile

 

Artists Tor Roxburgh and Velislav Georgiev of Zabelki Han Sculptors created the design of the three whimsical stilt walkers installed in front of Mulgrave's Wellington Reserve Community Centre.

Georgiev and Roxburgh have worked together as an award-winning creative team since 2000. Their recent public art commissions include sculptures for Casey, Wyndham, Kingston, Frankston, Greater Dandenong, Whitehorse, Bayside, Darebin, Mornington Peninsula and Ballarat Councils.

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Last updated: 26 July 2017