Since 1996, the City Lights Project has been taking the dark alleys of inner city Melbourne and turning them into art galleries. Light-boxes installed along Hosier Lane illuminate works by local and international artists, and make a unique outdoor gallery for pedestrians.
Street Art Words
Learn some street art words such as: tagging, paste up, and bombing.
Let's take a step back in time. The year is 1971, long before the internet and satellite phones. It's deep in the Australian outback, a long, long way from anywhere. We join the mailman on his regular route along the Birdsville Track.
Girl Stars: Kiran
Kiran Devi is a junkyard dealer and serial entrepreneur; she lives in Patna, Bihar. Kiran decided to open a junkyard business in her backyard and with a loan from a micro-credit organization called Nidaan, she bought a fleet of rickshaws and hired nine men to work for her. She also sells saris and cow-dung cakes as cooking fuel. Now Kiran's children go to school and Kiran's businesses support the entire family. Kiran grew up in Bapunagar village, Patna District, Bihar. Kiran is 24 years old.
Australia's largest seller of rare and secondhand books. They have outlets in Sydney and Melbourne, but their book barn in the Southern Highlands of New South Wales is the place for bookworms to browse the thousands of books on offer or simply relax over a coffee and enjoy the beautiful surrounding countryside.