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James Martin Statue in Martin Place

A gallery of images of the James Martin Statue in Martin Place, Sydney. See more.

Ideas in Bronze: How the Statues were Sculpted

As a sculptor, it is always gratifying to be offered the opportunity to work on a project of great significance. In this case the task was to depict a young 12-yearold boy by the name of James Martin...

November Newsletter

The statue of James Martin was unveiled in Martin Place by The Hon. Dom Perrottet, MLA, NSW Treasurer on Thursday 5th November, 2020

James Martin honour unveiled

A statue honouring Sir James Martin has finally been erected in the plaza bearing his name more than a century after his death in a fitting tribute to one of the founding fathers of modern NSW.

Statue of ex-NSW premier Sir James Martin arrives in Sydney’s Martin Place

A key figure in the early history of NSW will be honoured on Thursday when a statue of the man for whom Martin Place is named goes up in the CBD square.

The Feather in the Web has a second production!

The premiere production of The Feather in the Web, for Griffin Theatre Company at the Stables Theatre in 2018, was an enormous success.

Have your say! Online voting still open for the 2020 Lysicrates Prize but closing soon

The Lysicrates Prize for playwriting has been awarded for the sixth time – and this was the year for laughs.

"Playing up the funny side of science" - The Australian

The Australian Newspaper report on The Lysicrates Prize 2020, mentioning our fantastic playwrights, Brooke Robinson, Matthew Whittet and Katy Warner.