The team at Aqualand are delighted to congratulate Tony Davis on receiving the $70,000 Aqualand Sculpture Award for ‘Folly Interstice’ at Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2022. Chosen by the exhibition’s Judging Panel, the Aqualand Sculpture Award is an acquisitive award with the sculpture to be gifted for permanent public exhibition in North Sydney, for the people of Sydney and visitors to our city to enjoy for years to come.
RECIPIENTS OF THE MAJOR PRIZE AT SCULPTURE BY THE SEA
Tony Davis, ‘Folly Interstice’, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2022. Photo Henri Fanti
From 1997 – 2004 Sydney Water provided the main award at Sculpture by the Sea with the majority of the award winning works gifted to Campbelltown Arts Centre. In 2006 and 2007 NAB provided the major award with the works gifted to Orange Regional Gallery. From 2009 – 2012 the Balnaves Foundation provided the major award, with the works gifted to the Royal Botanic Gardens. From 2013 – 2015 Macquarie Group provided the major award with the works gifted to Sydney Harbour Federation Trust for placement at George’s Heights. The Aqualand Sculpture Award was gifted each year from 2016 – 2019 for permanent public placement in Sydney.