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Alcoa Schools Education Program Wrap Up

Posted: March 22, 2016 / News
Niels Tofahrn (Germany), Eye on the Ocean, Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2016. Photo Jessica Wyld

Each year the Alcoa Schools Education Program offers primary and secondary students opportunities to meet and work with exhibiting artists in ‘artist workshops’, ‘spotlight talks’ or ‘interactive exhibition tours’ with our trained educators.  The Sculpture by the Sea exhibition offers so many learning opportunities for students and teachers in an out-of-class room environment where they are…


Thank you to Eckersley’s Art & Craft, supporters of our Education Program

Posted: November 4, 2015 / News
Artist and Education Program Artist Elyssa Sykes-Smith with a student making sculptures out of  Eckersley's Art & Craft supplies. Photo by Jarrad Seng

This year Eckersley’s Art & Craft are helping take the classroom to the sea by providing materials for Sculpture by the Sea’s School Education Workshops. This program is an integral part of the entire exhibition offering participants a unique opportunity to meet and work with exhibiting artist and learn about the creative process of sculpting….


Students, Schools & Sculpture by the Sea

Posted: October 30, 2015 / News
Wang Shugang, Man on ball, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2015. Photo Clare Elliott

The Sculpture by the Sea Schools Education Program continues to develop and expand. Every exhibition the program offers primary and secondary students the unique opportunity to meet ‘real’ artists who are exhibiting their work in the exhibition and learn about the processes involved in creating sculpture. This year 1,500 students are booked in to an…


The Alcoa Schools Education Program is up and running!

Posted: March 13, 2015 / News

The Alcoa Schools Education Program is up and running with a team of 13 exhibiting artists and 13 Sculpture by the Sea educators. In our first week 1,164 primary and secondary students have taken part in sculpture making workshops or exhibition focus tours. Already we are enjoying some really positive feedback. Natalia a year five…