Mr Poetry

Mr Poetry statue
Photo: Angela Bailey

Peter Corlett

Corner Brunswick Street and Argyle Street, Fitzroy


Mr Poetry depicts poet and music journalist Adrian Rawlins (1938 – 2001).

The plaque reads: ‘Adrian Rawlins: poet, performer, organiser, entrepreneur, raconteur, ratbag, stirrer, hipster, counter culture Guru OM.’

Peter Corlett is a leading Australian figurative sculptor.

In the past 40 years he has completed over 30 major public sculpture commissions.