Our Common Condition sculpture
Public Art : Our Common Condition sculpture
Sculptor: © Russell Sheridan
Description: The Our Common Condition
sculpture features a 3m woman sitting on a wooden bench with her hands reaching out to a Dachshund dog that is
begging on its hind legs. The sculpture is made from steel, fibreglass, wood and concrete.
Date Unveiled: 2013
Location: Our Common Condition sculpture is
located in John Tonkin Park, East Fremantle, Western Australia.
Background to Our Common Condition: The sculpture, by
Russell Sheridan, originally appeared in the “Sculpture at Bathers” exhibition in March 2013 at Bathers Beach in
Fremantle . The piece was later purchased by the East Fremantle Shire and erected in the park, much to the surprise
of the regulars who frequent the park and Zephyr's Cafe.
Acknowledgements: Thank you to Stuart Wearne and
Janine May from the East Fremantle Shire for kindly supplying the information.