Sound Garden
Gap Filler along with local creatives Gaby Montejo, Jason Ware, Tim McGurk and Trent Hiles created a variety of musical instruments from recovered and re-appropriated materials
About the project

Instruments were installed on this site for the public’s playing pleasure; ready and waiting to be discovered – to be struck, strummed, and swivelled. "I've made drums from giant pipes, children love them, they play them with their whole bodies not just their hands. Tim's made a xylophone of tubes that you can slap and play, and Jason has made a huge rain stick that's 3 metres long," says Gaby Montejo.

Pretty Cool Recorder
Pretty Cool Recorder

Greening the Rubble’s temporary mini-park provides the perfect setting. Relocated from its former site in Riccarton, this mini-park in the heart of the city includes a stage for buskers, seating, and planters with maple trees and native species.

Milt
Milt
Supported By:

Placemakers, Citycare, Random Acts of Music

OUR ROLE
Landowner negotiations and CERA negotiations
Return to index
Get involved with Life in Vacant Spaces
Just want to be kept in the loop?

Our very sporadic email newsletter 
will give you a taste of what happening in creative Christchurch.