W-11 TRAM project

"a source of excitement and joy ...impossible to forget"
- Dawn (Pakistan's most widely circulated English language newspaper) Dawn internet edition 9 April 2006

"the hit of Festival Melbourne 2006"
- The International News (Jang Group of newspapers) 27 March 2006

"a cacophany of colour, flashing lights and pulsating Pakistani music..."
Harbant Gill, HERALD SUN March 6, 2006

"the W11 tram... puts the ‘festivities’ in the Festival Melbourne 2006"
- The Post (Pakistan national newspaper), The Post 27 March 2006

"moving (in more ways than one) testimony to the Pakistani spirit"
- The Post (Pakistan national newspaper), The Post 20 March 2006

more reviews here

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‘Tramjatra: Imagining Melbourne & Kolkata by tramways’

edited by Mick Douglas, co-published by Yoda Press & RMIT University Press

- The Age

"sets out to map ... the collective consciousness of tram users and workers, the system's reflection of the life and image of the city, and hence the actual thought and art it fosters"
- Bibio: A Review of Books

"makes trams a cultural experience"
- Hindustan Times

"an intersection where public transport and public art ... connect, and so too artist and audience, driver and passenger"
- Art Monthly Australia

"a unique initiative"
- Hindustan Times

"tram global, feel local"
- The Age

- more reviews here

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