17 SEPTEMBER – 9 OCTOBER 2016
Open everyday, 10 – 4 (open til 8PM Thursdays only)
Within its first two years, ‘Sculpture in the Paddock’ has been hugely successful and garnered media attention nationally via television, radio, press and social media. Both newcomers and award winning sculptors have taken part and this year the event is exploring new avenues whilst still being located in the pastoral splendour that is the historic National Trust property, ‘Cooma Cottage’.
Major Prizes of more than $3,000 including a People’s Choice Award, and the Yass Soldiers Club Encouragement award, as well as the Tuggeranong Arts Centre Prize.
‘Sculpture in the Paddock’ will be officially opened on Friday 16th September, by Harriet Elvin, (CEO Cultural Facilities Corporation, ACT).
MC: Genevieve Jacobs (ABC 666)
The judges for 2016 are:
Alex Asch Sculptor
Monika McInerney (Creative Program Director,Belconnen Arts Centre)
Narelle Phillips(Tuggeranong Art Centre)
Sculpture in the Paddock is staged in the beautiful surrounds of the National Trust property
‘Cooma Cottage’, once home of the famous Australian born colonial explorer Hamilton Hume.
We would like to thank the National Trust (NSW) for hosting ‘Sculpture in the Paddock’ and wish
to acknowledge the past and present traditional owners of the land, the Ngunnawal people.
Click on the image above to view a video of ‘YASSarts SPRING!’ 2014 featuring Sculpture in the Paddock
(Photo by Kim Nelson 2013)