The McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards 2014

Since its inception in 2003, the McClelland Sculpture Survey & Award has emerged as the most important biennial outdoor sculpture exhibition in Australia. The exhibition presents 33 works in an outdoor exhibition that highlights the diversity and invention of contemporary sculpture. 

The works of the McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards 2014 finalists were on show from 23 November 2014 to 19 July 2015.

Click on each artist's name below for an image of their survey work, as well as artist statements, bios and images of previous works.

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Beth Arnold
Dean Bowen
Bozo Ink
Matt Calvert
Will Coles
Marcel Cousins
Hendrik Forster
Betra Fraval
Wanda Gillespie
Matthew Harding
David Horton
Greg Johns

Tunni Kraus
Jonathan Leahey
Susan Lincoln
Lucas Maddock
Anton McMurray
Sanne Mestrom
Dorota Mytych
James Parrett
Sonia Payes
Simon Perry
Terrance Plowright
Louis Pratt
Phil Price
Lisa Roet & Charlie Owen
Andrew Rogers
Anne Ross
Faustas Sadauskas
Benjamin Storch
Marcus Tatton
Vince Vozzo
Jason Waterhouse

The McClelland Award 2014, an acquisitive award valued at $100,000 was awarded to Matthew Harding for his work Void. The McClelland Award 2014 was judged by Dr Liz Kreijn, Assistant Director, Collection & Presentation of the Kröller-Müller Museum in the Netherlands.

The McClelland Achievement Prize (MAP) was awarded to Sonia Payes for Re:Generation. Valued at $30,000 (non-acquisitive) MAP includes a solo exhibition of the artist’s work at McClelland during the time of the subsequent McClelland Sculpture Survey in 2016.



LEFT: Sonia Payes, Dr Liz Kreijn, Neil Balnaves AO, Robert Lindsay, Matthew Harding, Lyn Williams AM, Rupert Myer AM
MIDDLE: Matthew Harding with Void
RIGHT: Sonia Payes with Re:Generation

Frankston City People's Choice Award

The Frankston City People’s Choice Award valued at $20,000, was awarded to Phil Price for his work Chrysalid 2014 in the McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards.



For further infomation please contact:

McClelland Survey Coordinator
Ph: 03 9789 1671 ext. 106



The Elisabeth Murdoch Sculpture Fund and The Balnaves Foundation are the proud sponsors of the McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards.


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