Public Art : Regneration Mural
Artist : © Joanna Lefroy Capelle
Unveiled : The Regeneration mural was unveiled in
Description: Painted in acrylic and resin on etched
cement render, the 20m by 5m mural traces back, through a series of images, some of the significant events in East
Perth's history, including the early Aboriginal inhabitants, the troubling times of early colonization, the
growth of industry, a phase of dormancy and finally urban renewal, leading to regeneration and harmony.
Location: The mural can be found in a recessed
limestone colonnade at Claisebrook Cove, Victoria Gardens, East
Perth, Western Australia.
The Narrative panels trace the evolution of this area from its origins in the Bibbullmun nation to the
arrival of the Europeans, industrial and horticultural growth, the phase of dormancy and finally enewal
as a place of community and harmony for the human spirit.
Artist: Joanna Lefroy Capelle
East Perth Redevelopment Authority 1996