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Lunar Lantern: The Dragon

Where
570 George St
Sydney NSW 2000
Australia
When

Every day, all day Saturday 29 January to Sunday 13 February

Cost

Free

The charismatic Dragon is as generous as it is powerful

As we travel through an unprecedented time in history, now, more than ever, people are looking for signs of peace and hope. The Tomorrow Dragon brings a fresh energy and a sense of optimistic strength. The blending of yellow, orange and pink washes signifies a harmonious balance of energy whilst the iconic dragons pearl takes on a new form as a globe, placing the ‘world in his hands’.

The Lunar Lanterns will be lit from dusk each evening, but are just as impressive by day.

About the artist

Alexandra Sommer and Brad Clark are creatives working across Events, Theatre & Production Design. Graduates of the NIDA, Alexandra and Brad’s theatrical body of work includes Jerry Springer the Opera at the Sydney Opera House, Gallipoli for STC and All the Blood and All the Water for Riverside Theatre Company, for which they won a Sydney Theatre Award for Best Set Design.

Alexandra & Brad have designed the inaugural Winter Feast for MONA, the launch of the Barangaroo Reserve site and have worked on the Lunar Lanterns exhibition since 2016.

Lunar Tour

Find these magnificent giant artworks on the Lunar Tour.

The free, self-guided tour is available in the Sydney Culture Walks app. Download from the App Store or on Google Play now.

Listen to an audio description of this lantern.

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