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Several children hold over-sized papier-mâché insects, mounted on long poles above their heads.
Several children hold over-sized papier-mâché insects, mounted on long poles above their heads.
program | ogoh-ogoh-the-purging

The Purging


OgohOgoh


‘The owls are not what they seem.’
— The Giant, Twin Peaks

Purge your fears onto paper and offer them to a giant Tasmanian Masked Owl. It’s this year’s Ogoh-ogoh: a totem-like sculpture inspired by a Balinese Hindu purification ritual, and crafted by Balinese artists.


wed 15 — fri 17 (3 — 9pm)
free


sat 18 (10am — 9pm)
free


Parliament House Lawns


‘The owls are not what they seem.’
— The Giant, Twin Peaks

Purge your fears onto paper and offer them to a giant Tasmanian Masked Owl. It’s this year’s Ogoh-ogoh: a totem-like sculpture inspired by a Balinese Hindu purification ritual, and crafted by Balinese artists.

Venue accessibility

This event is mostly accessible, with wheelchair access. The site involves grassy terrain, gravel and some sloping ground. If you have accessibility requirements, contact Bookings & Enquiries on tickets@mona.net.au or +61 (3) 6277 9978 to discuss your options and facilitate your attendance at the event.

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