Watch the highlights of Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2017

Posted: October 25, 2017 / News, video

With Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2018 soon to open, enjoy a flashback to last year’s exhibition with this short highlights video.

Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017 exhibition video

Posted: October 24, 2017 / News, video

Catch a glimpse of Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017 in this short video created for us by Gareth Carr.

Refresh Cafe Menu

Posted: October 22, 2017 / News

Allens People’s Choice Award

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Gillie and Marc Schattner, Buried Rhino, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2016. Photo Jess Wyld. For the 17th year running, international law firm Allens is supporting Sculpture by the Sea’s People’s Choice Award. Allens People’s Choice Award gives visitors the opportunity to vote for their favourite sculpture, with the winning artist receiving $5000. Voters also…

Aqualand Artist Interview with Peter Lundberg

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Aqualand presents the Artist Interview series: the making of Peter Lundberg’s ‘Walking Woman’ now installed in Marks Park, Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi until 5 November 2017.

Help Sydney Water reduce plastic waste at Sculpture by the Sea 2017

Posted: October 13, 2017 / News

As founding sponsor, Sydney Water partnered with the very first Sculpture by the Sea back in 1997. Since then we’ve seen some remarkable improvements in the water quality of local beaches, though there is still a long way to go. Over 168 million drink containers are littered in NSW every year. Considering plastic bottles take…

Major Sponsor Hyundai back for 7th year driving Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017.

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Sculpture by the Sea is delighted to welcome back Hyundai as a major exhibition partner for the seventh year. Hyundai will provide their popular complimentary chauffeur service for visitors to the exhibition on weekends using their SUV fleet, including the new KONA. Between 10am and 5pm each Saturday and Sunday throughout the exhibition, Hyundai will…

The Alcoa Staff Family Workshop

Posted: October 11, 2017 / News

On Friday September 28, an enthusiastic group of Alcoa staff and their families gathered in Mandurah with Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe artist Mikaela Castledine to construct their version of some mummified cats. Initially there was some bemusement at this concept, particularly from the parents. But Mikaela’s vivid description, some photos and her wonderful “cats”…

Family of Sculptors

Posted: October 5, 2017 / News

Congratulations to three Emerging Artists who join the Sculpture by the Sea ‘Family of Sculptors’ as they are awarded a place on the Clitheroe Foundation Emerging Artists Mentor Program Over the past 21 years a ‘family of sculptors’ has been created by Sculpture by the Sea that has had a major impact on the development of…


Posted: September 20, 2017 / News

DOUBLE DECADE CLUB ARTIST – OREST KEYWAN We offer our congratulations to Orest Keywan who is the first Artist to become a member of the Double Decade Club for Sculpture by the Sea at Bondi, having exhibited 20 times since 1998. Born in Marienbad, on the Czech German border, Keywan studied with Lyndon Dadswell. His…

Sydney Water Environmental Sculpture Subsidy for Bondi 2017

Posted: September 19, 2017 / News

Sydney Water celebrates 21 years as Founding Sponsor and Supporting Partner of Sculpture by the Sea Bondi next month. Exhibiting artist Marina DeBris has been awarded with the Sydney Water Environmental Sculpture Subsidy for her work, ‘Inconvenience Store’, an outstanding work that addresses themes of consumption and shares the key message to keep our waterways clean. Marina DeBris’s…

Rio Tinto placement of Column of Sound in Busselton

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Taking place late August, the Cottesloe 2017 Rio Tinto Sculpture Award acquisitive prize was installed in Busselton, Western Australia. An opening ceremony was officially opened by Rio Tinto CEO Chris Salisbury, welcoming the Column of Sound, by Harsha Vardhan Durugadda for permanent placement. Formally gifted to the City of Busselton – Local Government, the sculpture was…

Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi Education Program

Posted: August 15, 2017 / News

We are excited to have started organising the Sculpture by the Sea Education Program 2017.  Each year over 2,400 primary and secondary students participate and bookings are now underway.  The program aims to provide students and teachers with an informative, stimulating, ‘out of class room’ and fun experience through: Workshops offering a unique experience for students to meet and…

Terra Omnia an art installation by Nicole Monks and Nhurra

Posted: August 11, 2017 / News

Terra Omnia an art installation by Nicole Monks and Nhurra for the opening of Sculpture at Barangaroo 2017. The proclamation Terra Omnia was written in approx. 3.5 x 25m sand letters on the angled headland at Barangaroo accompanied by a nyaja gurdiri (sand circle) with materials for audience participation – native flora including wildflowers, foliage from site, nuts and…

Helen Lempriere Scholarship 2017 Recipients Announced

Posted: August 3, 2017 / News

Perpetual and Sculpture by the Sea are pleased to announce the recipients of the prestigious Helen Lempriere Scholarships for 2017: Senior Sculptor: Ron Robertson-Swann OAM, Sydney, NSW; Mid Career Sculptor: Dr Julie Gough, Hobart, Tasmania; and Emerging Sculptor: Harrie Fasher, Oberon, NSW. This year’s recipients, who will all exhibit in the upcoming Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2017, represent the…