'King Coal' - Public Art Sculpture

Frankston City Public Art


Public Sculpture by Louis Pratt from NSW

Our scientists all agree we are at the tipping point with our use of fossil fuels; they are poisoning our atmosphere.

The work depicts an arrogant character unwilling to change and unaware of his impending doom.

Location - 2N Gould Street, Frankston (Opposite the South East Water Building)


  • Materials: Coal, resin, fibreglass, steel
  • Dimensions: 172 x 121 x 110cm

In 2000 Louis studied sculpture at the ANU School of Art, graduating with 1st class honors. In 2002 the College of Fine Art, UNSW, awarded him an Australian Post-Graduate Research scholarship for a Master's degree that he completed in 2004.

Map & Directions

2 Long Island Drive, Frankston VIC 3199 (Opposite South East Water boardwalk)