Luna Park Carnivale Figures.
The Carnivale figures are seven, twelve meter high sculptures at Luna Park in Melbourne designed by Mark Ogge.
The figures, make up an eccentric band of giant musicians including a bass clarinet player, piano accordion, trombone, saxophone, flautist, french horn and diva.
They are inspired by the rich artistic traditions of Commedia del Arte, fairground art, circus and vaudeville.
The figures were designed in 2014, and constructed by Themebuilders in the Phillipines in 2015.
The figures were constructed by Themebuilders in Angeles City, the Phillipines in 2015. They were carved from styrophone blocks from which fiberglass moulds were made.
The figures were shipped to Australia from the Phillipines and installed at Luna park in September 2015.