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THE RECIPIENT OF THE SCULPTURE BY THE SEA, COTTESLOE 2018 RIO TINTO WA EMERGING SCULPTOR MENTORSHIP IS ANNOUNCED AS PERTH-BASED ARTIST JINA LEE

Posted: January 8, 2018 / News

  We are pleased to announce Perth-based artist Jina Lee as the recipient of the Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2018 Rio Tinto WA Emerging Sculptor Mentorship. The $10,000 Rio Tinto WA Emerging Sculptor Mentorship Program was introduced in 2015 to encourage professional mentorships between emerging sculptors and established practitioners over a 12 month period…


The 2017 Town of Cottesloe Sculpture Acquisition ‘Home Is Where The Heart Is’ by NSW-based artist Jimmy Rix is now on public display

Posted: December 18, 2017 / News

      We are pleased to announce the recent installation of a beautiful corten steel sculpture by NSW artist Jimmy Rix, entitled Home is Where the Heart Is, acquired by the Town of Cottesloe from Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2017. This touching work depicting a kangaroo longingly looking over its shoulder, contemplating a…


Major works by Aqualand Sculpture Award Recipients David Ball & Johannes Pannekoek gifted and unveiled at Headland Park, Sydney

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David Ball, ‘Orb’, Headland Sculpture Park, Mosman 2017. Photo Gareth Carr. Johannes Pannekoek, ‘Change Ahead 2016’, Headland Sculpture Park, Mosman 2017. Photo Gareth Carr. Works by Johannes Pannekoek and David Ball, recipients of the Aqualand Sculpture Award at Sculpture by the Sea Bondi 2016 and Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017 have been gifted to Headland…


Cottesloe 2018 | 2 -19 March

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Lucy Humphrey, Horizon, Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2017. Photo Jessica Wyld. On 2 March, 2018 the 14th annual exhibition will open to the public and 73 artworks by 77 artist/collaborators will take their place on the white sand of Cottesloe beach, on the surrounding grass terraces populated with towering Norfolk Island pines and on the…



Arterie at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Posted: December 15, 2017 / News

    Arterie with Jane Gillings at the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital Post exhibition events continue to take place as part of our Access & Inclusion Program. We worked with the Royal Prince Alfred Hospital ([email protected]) to deliver a workshop with stroke patients in the Chinwaggers Support Group and Sculpture by the Sea exhibiting Artist…


Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017 by Destination NSW

Posted: December 12, 2017 / News, video

Destination NSW has captured 60 seconds worth of beautiful footage of our Bondi exhibition.



Allens People’s Choice Award

Posted: November 6, 2017 / News

                            April Pine, ‘Trip I, Trip II, Trip III’, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, 2017. Photo Clyde Yee.                             Marina Debris, ‘Inconvenience Store’, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017. Photo Clyde…


Buy a Mile to support Sculpture by the Sea artists

Posted: November 3, 2017 / News, video

353,000 miles paid for by the artist! That’s how far the international and interstate artists freight their sculptures to Bondi from all over the world. Here is Peter Lundberg from Vermont telling his story about getting his 10m high 40 ton sculpture to Bondi. Buy a mile for $1 to help the artists get their…


IMPROVED ACCESS TO SCULPTURE BY THE SEA

Posted: November 2, 2017 / News

Sculpture by the Sea Bondi will be accessible to more people with disabilities with the NSW Government investing an additional $50,000 into the Sculpture by the Sea’s Access and Inclusion program. Tactile Tour with Sasha Reid’a, ‘YNot’ at Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017. Photo Clyde Yee. NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Minister for the Arts…


SEAWEED RESTORATION – Artists & Scientists celebrate early signs of success

Posted: November 1, 2017 / News

Last year’s Operation Crayweed Art-Work-Site and art and scientific collaboration by Jennifer Turpin and Michaelie Crawford for Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi, aimed to ‘reverse local extinction’ and bring Crayweed underwater seaweed forests back to Bondi, where they once flourished. Despite a severe storm that damaged the Crayweed planted in the southern side of the bay, the scientists didn’t give up. They…


Aqualand Artist Interview series: James Dive

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Aqualand presents the Artist Interview series: James Dive discusses his work ‘What a Tasty Looking Burger’ which is now installed on the coastal walk, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi until 5 November 2017


Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017 by Destination NSW

Posted: October 29, 2017 / News, video

Destination NSW has captured 60 seconds worth of beautiful footage of our Bondi exhibition.