Story: Public and street art

'Harbour mouth molars', Dunedin

'Harbour mouth molars', Dunedin

Sculptor Regan Gentry's 'Harbour mouth molars' (2010) line the shore of Dunedin's Kitchener Street park. Inspired by the University of Otago's dental school and Otago Peninsula's volcanic origins, the sculptures combine ideas of painfully emerging teeth and new landforms thrust up by volcanoes. 

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Kerryn Pollock, 'Public and street art - Public art', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 22 May 2024)

Story by Kerryn Pollock, published 22 Oct 2014