Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2016 Call for Artist Submissions!

Posted: March 22, 2016 / News

We are now inviting artists to submit applications for the 20th anniversary Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi to be staged along the spectacular 2km coastal walk from Bondi beach to Tamarama beach in Sydney, Australia from 20 October – 6 November, 2016.

Key Information

  • Over 100 sculptures exhibited by Australian and international sculptors
  • Strong sculpture sales
  • Open to senior, mid-career and emerging sculptors alike
  • Attracts over 500,000 visitors each year
  • ‘Sculpture: In Public Space’ conference to be held in the Sydney Opera House on 27 October
  • Applications open until Tuesday 26 April 2016 for the online application or Friday 22 April 2016 if you are posting your application to us

Awards & Subsidies Include

  • Four Helen Lempriere Scholarships of $30,000 each open to Australian sculptors
  • Three Clitheroe Foundation Mentorships of $10,000 for young emerging Australian sculptors
  • The Wallace Arts Trust New Zealand Sculptor Award for a New Zealand artist of NZ$7,000
  • The Dick Bett Memorial Invitation for a Tasmanian artist of $5,000

Curatorial Panel

  • Deborah Edwards – Senior Curator of Australian Art, AGNSW
  • Dr. Michael Hill – Head of Art History & Theory, National Art School, Sydney
  • Dr. Nien Schwarz – Artist & Senior Lecturer, School of Communications and Arts, Edith Cowan University, Perth
  • Dr. Phoebe Scott, Curator, National Gallery, Singapore

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:

 Familiarised yourself with the application questions

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

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

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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 DIGITAL APPLICATION PROCESS BY NO LATER THAN MIDNIGHT TUESDAY 26 APRIL 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 22 APRIL.


CONTACT US

Please direct any questions to Greg Clennar, Exhibition Coordinator by telephone +61 2 8399 0233 or email greg.clennar@sculpturebythesea.com

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


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