Cottesloe Submissions

It has come to our attention that a number of people experienced issues when filling out our online application form. If you were unable to submit an online application for Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2017 before the deadline please download a hard copy application form from click here, fill it out and email back to Exhibition Coordinator Greg Clennar [email protected] by 1.00pm AEST Thursday 1 September.

We are now inviting artists to submit applications for the 13th annual Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe to be staged along the spectacular Cottesloe beach in Perth, Australia from 3 March – 19 March, 2017. Artists wanting to apply should note that there is less than four weeks to submit an application, with applications closing at midnight, Friday 26 August!

Key Information

  • Applications open until  Friday 26 August 2016 for both online and post applications

Awards & Subsidies Include

    • The Rio Tinto Sculpture Prize an acquisitive award of $50,000 gifted for permanent public placement in Western Australia
    • Western Australian Sculptor Scholarship of $10,000 with thanks to Gavin Bunning & Julienne Penny since 2013
    • The Rio Tinto Western Australian Emerging Sculptor Mentorship of $10,000
    • The Crown Resorts Foundation & Packer Family Foundation Invited Indigenous Artist Program of $10,000
    • Install and de-install Site Crew and heavy equipment assistance for all artists
    • Aluminium as a material for some Western Australian artists sponsored by Alcoa
    • Site specific artist subsidies of a total up to $10,000 for works that by their nature are unlikely to be sold
    • The $5,000 Andrea Stretton Memorial Invitation to exhibit at Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017
    • The EY People’s Choice prize of $5,000
    • The Kid’s Choice prize of $2,000

Curatorial Panel

  • Prof. Sasha Grishin, Emeritus Professor, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
  • Dr. Nien Schwarz – Artist & Senior Lecturer, School of Communications and Arts, Edith Cowan University, Perth
  • Panelists 3 and 4 to be announced

Applying Online

Please be aware you need to have all the necessary information and attachments prepared and on hand before you start your online application as it is not possible to save a partially completed application form. Please consult the following checklist of what is required before you start your online application:

Download, complete & scan or take a photo of the site map 

To view the exhibition site, please visit Cottesloe 2014 on Google Cultural Institute


TO START YOUR APPLICATION

Or if you would like to download and print the application form and send it in via the post, please click here to download it.

TO ENTER, PLEASE COMPLETE THE ONLINE APPLICATION PROCESS BY NO LATER THAN MIDNIGHT FRIDAY 26 AUGUST 2016 OR POST THE APPLICATION FORM TO ‘SCULPTURE BY THE SEA’, PO BOX 300, SURRY HILLS, NSW 2010 AUSTRALIA, WITH A POST MARK NO LATER THAN 26 AUGUST.


CONTACT US

Please direct any questions to Greg Clennar, Exhibition Coordinator by telephone +61 2 8399 0233 or email [email protected]

Please download and retain a copy of our Terms & Conditions.


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