Miik Green, ‘Thicket 018’, Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe 2019. Photo Clyde Yee.
Edith Cowan University (ECU) has been a proud partner of Sculpture by the Sea, Cottesloe for four years. Thanks to this partnership there are a number of creative activations and opportunities for Visual Arts students to gain practical experience. They include:
- An internship which provides an ECU student access and involvement in the design, installation and administration of the Exhibition and mentoring;
- The Sculpture by the Sea Artist Process Exhibition. ECU curates and produces an exhibition at Gallery 25 with the support of Sculpture by the Sea that features Sculpture by the Sea sculptors in this year’s exhibition, their concept drawings, design sources, materials they used, structural and spatial development and site placement information; and
- ECU students’ work is also featured in the ‘Sculpture Inside’ Exhibition.
There are two ECU Alumni in this year’s exhibition. They are:
Sculpture by the Sea enjoy working with ECU, its students and graduates to build on the success of each exhibition and to create new and more exciting opportunities ahead.