Sculpture at Scenic World
Image: 2015 Scenic World Major Award winner Elyssa Sykes-Smith, A Canopy of Thoughts
Thirty three international and Australian artists transformed Scenic World’s natural Jurassic rainforest in the Blue Mountains with world-class sculptures for Sculpture at Scenic World, which exhibited from April 15 – May 10, 2015.
In its fourth year, the exhibition featured international artists from Germany, Finland, New Zealand, The Netherlands and Japan, alongside Australian artists from Queensland, Victoria, Western Australia, Tasmania, Australian Capital Territory and New South Wales, including five Blue Mountains’ artists. See full list 2015 Artists
All artists vyed for the coveted $20,000 Scenic world Award as selected by an independent judging panel including Emeritus Professor David Williams AM, Anne Loxley, Curator C3West at MCA and Clara Hali, sculptor. See 2015 Award Winners
The exhibition’s 2015 Public Program offered exciting opportunities for art lovers, enthusiasts, children and families. Highlights included free guided tours for the general public, Artist Talks and the popular Sculpture or Small people workshops.
This year, the Sculpture Projects initiative presented an in depth look at materials artist use to create their works in a program called metalheads featuring notable sculptors working with metal.
The Sculpture Otherwise (indoor show), exhibited in the Blue Mountains City Art Gallery’s main gallery space, creating a full day out of art in the Blue Mountains .
For any inquiries contact Justin Morrissey, Exhibition Manager T: +61 (0)2 47800 245.