Public-funded sculpture of banana splits opinion in Melbourne
The Guardian|November 27, 2021
A 1.8-metre public sculpture of an anthropomorphic banana has caused a rumble among residents in Melbourne – and has already fallen victim to vandalism.
Michael Sun

The artwork, which features a menacing skull facing out on to Rose Street in Fitzroy, is titled Fallen Fruit. Erected on 8 November, it was bought by the City of Yarra for A$22,000 out of a A$100,000 (£54,000) grant bestowed by the Transport Accident Commission (TAC).

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