The McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards 2014

McClelland is pleased to present the McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards 2014 finalists, whose works are on show from 23 November 2014 to 19 July 2015.

Click on each artist's name below for a preview of the survey works, as well as artist statements, bios and images of previous works.


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


We are pleased to announce that 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 - Vote!

Voting is now open for the 2014 Frankston City People’s Choice Award valued at $20,000, which will be announced on 18 April 2015.

Vote for your favourite sculpture for your chance to win.

Collect your voting form at reception when you visit the Gallery and drop it into the voting box at the front door.

Prize 1 - An overnight Sofitel Escape package for two including buffet breakfast, sparkling wine on arrival and valet parking


Prize 2 - A weekend getaway exploring the Mornington Peninsula with overnight accommodation at Quest Frankston including sparkling wine and chocolates on arrival, with a continental breakfast for two.



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 theMcClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards.


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