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!
An estimated 260,000 visitors across 3 weeks
Strong sculpture sales
Over 70 sculptures by Australian and international artists
Open to senior, mid-career and emerging sculptors alike
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
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
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
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.
Please direct any questions to Greg Clennar, Exhibition Coordinator by telephone +61 2 8399 0233 or email [email protected]