This year’s #sxsmoments winner revealed!

Posted: November 20, 2015 / News
Barbara Licha's 'listen time passes' by @infinityimagined8

After much deliberation from our panel of judges (Pauly Vella, Jarrad Seng, Jessica Wyld, Clyde Yee & Gareth Carr), we are excited to reveal that the winner of the 2015 Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi #sxsmoments photo competition is Rohan Hinton (@infinityimagined8) of Erskineville, NSW for his photo of Barbara Licha’s ‘listen time passes‘! Rohan receives 1 return flight…

Epic Sydney storm photos from the exhibition!

Posted: November 12, 2015 / News
Peter Lundberg. open, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo Meredith Schofield.

On the last Friday of the exhibition the heavens over Bondi transformed into an awe inspiring (and a little bit terrifying) ‘tsunami cloud’. Images of this storm quickly captivated audiences across the world. There were articles published in the BBC, Sydney Morning Herald, and the Mirror which show the shelf cloud as it progressed over Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015….

Sculpture by the Sea extended until 9 November!

Posted: November 8, 2015 / News
Benjamin Storch, undulation, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo Jessica Wyld

We have something special to announce to those of you who wanted to come to this year’s exhibition but were thwarted by the weather. Sculpture by the Sea has been approved to extend an extra day by Waverley Council. Monday 9 November will now be the your final chance to see all of this year’s…

Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015 Time-lapse highlights

Posted: November 6, 2015 / News, video

To celebrate Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015, we would like to share with you some highlights of the exhibition. Thank you to the wonderful Filippo Rivetti for capturing the spirit of the artworks and the crowds over the past few weeks! Sculptures in the video in order of appearance: Koichi Ishino, wind blowing Matthew…

Don’t forget to vote for the Allens People’s Choice Prize

Posted: November 5, 2015 / News
Benjamin Storch, undulation, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo by Jarrad Seng

With the exhibition heading into the final weekend, don’t forget to vote and give your favourite sculpture a chance to win the Allens People’s Choice Prize. The $5,000 prize is awarded each year to the artist with the most votes by the public. By voting for your favourite sculpture you will go into a draw to win one of three cases…

Get along to the final weekend of Macquarie Artist Talks!

Posted: November 4, 2015 / News
Linda Bowden talking with her sculpture at the Macquarie Artist Talks, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo Clyde Yee

If you haven’t yet had a chance to enjoy the free Macquarie Artist talks, get there this weekend from 11am to 3pm at Tamarama Beach and Marks Park. To see the schedule for this weekend, click here. Remember to look out for this year’s Macquarie Group Sculpture Prize winner, Divided Planet, by German artist Jörg…

Instameet wrap up and last chance to enter our #sxsmoments photo competition

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Thanks to everyone who turned up to our 3rd Annual Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi Instameet. Despite the weather we had a great time. Highlights included our Drone Group shot  and the Jakub Geltner ‘Nest 06’ group shot. To see the other great photos from the day on Instagram click here   Don’t forget we…

LIVE FEED! Jakub Geltner’s ‘nest 06’

Posted: November 2, 2015 / News
Photo by Jarrad Seng

Ever get the feeling you’re being watched? Czech Artist Jakub Geltner’s sculpture ‘nest 06’ is part of an ongoing series dealing with multiplicated objects that are flooding public space. Press the play button below to see a live feed from Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015.

Instagram and Sculpture lovers unite this weekend for our Bondi Instameet

Posted: October 30, 2015 / News
Richard Tipping, Speedtrap, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo Clyde Yee

This Sunday Join us for our 3rd annual Sculpture by the Sea Instameet with celebrity Instagrammer Pauly Vella and official Sculpture by the Sea photographer Jarrad Seng.  We meet us at Sarah Fitzerald’s sculpture ‘X’ on Tamarama Beach this Sunday November 1 at 5pm.  We will also be joined by Instagram group Sydney folk who will help make…

Artist Awards & Subsidies Announced

Posted: October 29, 2015 / Awards, News
Michael Le Grand with his sculpture recoil, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo Gareth Carr

Over the last week we have revealed the recipients of various artist awards and subsidies available to exhibiting artists in this year’s exhibition. We would like to congratulate Barbara Licha (NSW) for receiving the Waverley Council Mayor’s Prize of $5000, David Horton (NSW) who received the Art Gallery Society of NSW prize for $5000, Laurence…

Enter our #sxsmoments photo competition for your chance to win some great prizes

Posted: October 23, 2015 / News
Peter Lundberg, Open, Sculpture by the Sea, 2015. Photo Clyde Yee

Love taking photos? We are pleased to announce the return of our #sxsmoments Instagram photo competition, and offer one lucky person the chance to win a trip to Perth to become one of our official photographers for our 12th annual Cottesloe exhibition in March 2016. To take part all you have to do is capture your favourite moments from Sculpture…

See Sculpture Inside online!

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Louis Pratt, temptation, Sculpture Inside Bondi 2015. Photo supplied by artist

Sculpture Inside is our exhibition of approximately 250 small sculptures created by each of the exhibiting artists in this year’s show. Held in the marquee located in Marks Park, the exhibition provides a deeper insight into each of the artist’s practice by showcasing other smaller works from their studios. Sculpture Inside is a great opportunity…

EY Peoples Choice Prize and Kids’ Choice Prize announced

Posted: March 22, 2015 / News

  Wendi Zhang from China was announced as the recipient of the EY People’s Choice Prize for mi no 5 on Sunday 22 March, 2015. The stunning work of 17 red flamingoes, ambling along the waters edge at Cottesloe Beach, captivated visitors during the 11th annual Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe.     Wendi Zhang, mi no 5, Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2015. Photo Clyde Yee. The $2,500 EY People’s Choice Prize is voted…