September 29th to October 23rd 2017
Sculptors from all over Queensland created a range of beautiful artworks the annual Sculpture on the Edge Awards held in the beautiful grounds of Spicers Tamarind, Maleny.
Now in its seventh year, Sculpture on the Edge continues to grow.
Bigger and better than ever, the contemporary 3D Exhibition set in this beautiful rainforest Retreat this year had 40 selected finalists from all over Queensland. Presented by Arts Connect Inc over four weeks, the Award offered $9,000 in prize money this year. A first prize of $5,000 was again proudly sponsored by Spicers Tamarind Retreat, Maleny.
Prizes for this year’s event were also sponsored by IGA-Maleny, Montville Chamber of Commerce, Illume Creations Montville, Ray White Maleny, Maleny Optical, Maleny Chamber of Commerce, and Maleny Art Direct.
Artist Lineup includes – Corrie Wight, Elli Schlunke, Yanni van Zijl, Sophy Blake, Noel Carroll, Mela Cooke, Tina Cooper, Richard Eggleston, Leisa Gunton, Kaye Leach, Rod Hammond, Cameron Rushton, Pam Walpole, Phil Willy, Jim Cox, Tamara Kirby, Tracey Lewis, Trevor Irvine, Belinda Stanton, Brian Sanstrom, Laura Vecmane, Glen Manning, Kathy Daly, Valerie Willy, Dorothy Haig, Winka von Fahland, Charles McGuire, Jules McCrae, Kerry MacKenzie, Barry Rosenberg.
What the visitors said…..
“Loved taking a walk to check them all out” “Brilliant exhibition, thank you!” “Such a beautiful location – thank you Spicer’s” “All work is of a high standard – well done” “Fantastic Display in a beautiful setting” “Stunningly Beautiful!”
The Art & Artists of Sculpture on the Edge 2017 is still available.
Arts Connect Inc has produced a limited edition 76 colour page soft cover coffee table book including biographies and photos of all entering artists along with photos and artists statements on all entered sculptures.
Only $25 ( incl postage)