SCULPTURE ON CLYDE 2017 WINNERS

ACQUISITIVE AWARD $20,000

Duet – Dora A. Rognvaldsdottir

Two seedlings larger than life, speak of aspirations and nurturing which is fundamental to all living things extending to mankind.

NON-ACQUISITIVE AWARD $5,000

Lady Godiva – John Fitzmaurice

316 Polished stainless steel with red iron bark timber.

LARGE SCULPTURE EMERGING ARTIST AWARD $1,000

Three Coloured Boys, A Post-Modern Xanthorrhoea – Trevor Dunbar & Dinah Vandermeys

These works are a post-modern take on the native grass tree Xanthorrhoea given the somewhat derogatory common name of ‘Black Boys’ as they were supposed to have similar qualities to native aboriginal men and their spears. This version is a species that celebrates multi-culturalism and gay rights.

SMALL SCULPTURE EMERGING ARTIST AWARD $1,000

Vicissitude – Pascale Hattwell

A fabric, representative of the human spirit, is held down by a heavy sphere, representative of fears and insecurities.