Where better to escape the hustle and bustle of modern life than the Blue Mountains? The spectacular mountains, vast valleys and intimate guest houses combine to entice guests to unwind and explore the region.With so many activities to choose from it’s hard to know where to start, so we’ve decided to do some of the heavy […]
Blue Mountains-based artist Harrie Fasher has been busy creating her installation “Henrietta” for Sculpture at Scenic World 2017.Constructed using steel pipe, Henrietta is an exploration of the elegance of a spider and its capacity for such a fragile animal to embody darkness and paralysing fear.
Blue Mountains-based artist Mark Surtees has been busy creating his installation “Cut Here” for Sculpture at Scenic World 2017. Constructed with steel and flexible neon, Cut Here explores the environment and our relationship with it, both positive and negative. Mark believes that “Humans consume the world around us in many different ways and what and how we take […]
Blue Mountains-based artist Emily Kaar has been busy creating her installation “Anthropocentric Rhizome” for Sculpture at Scenic World 2017.Constructed using hebel, aerosol paint and string, Anthropocentric Rhizome is inspired by the tension between the urban and natural worlds.When completed there will be 35 pieces joined together by multiple interconnected roots.
Blue Mountains-based artist Kayo Yokoyama has been busy creating her installation “Illusion” for Sculpture at Scenic World 2017.Constructed using over 250 hand-blown glass bubbles, Illusion is a celebration of the artist’s love of bubbles and her childhood memories of “running around the yard trying to catch them before they floated out of reach or before […]
Blue Mountains-based artist Kevina-Jo Smith has spent the past few months laboriously sorting through thousands of metres of recycled string, electrical conduit and steel strapping to create her latest work for Sculpture at Scenic World 2017. One of 13 local artists exhibiting in this year’s show, Kevina’s work, Dance of the Peacock Spider, will eventually […]
Sculpture at Scenic World has partnered with a selection of the best hotels in the Blue Mountains to provide visitors with a range of Autumn art escapes. Now in its sixth year, Australia’s most unique showcase of contemporary installation and sculpture allows visitors to explore the natural world whilst immersing themselves in world-class art. Sculpture […]
After careful consideration of 160 submissions from artists around the world, the independent selection panel has chosen the successful artists for Sculpture at Scenic World 2017. With 42 artists creating 37 artworks for exhibition, not only is this the biggest show ever, it also includes the work of 10 local artists, the highest number to […]
Sculpture at Scenic World 2017 is proud to announce the independent judging panel for Australia’s only annual rainforest exhibition, which again will feature the lucrative $20,000 Scenic World Major Award. The esteemed panel includes: Wendy Teakel, Canberra based artist and the Head of Sculpture at the ANU Josh Wodak, researcher, artist and design educator in […]