2021 – 2022 SCULPTURE SPONSORSHIP COMPETITION – ELLISTON

Sculpture Information 

Expressions of Interest will be submitted to Council and the successful  artists will be notified following the  December 2021 Council meeting. 

Please refer to Council’s Sculpture  Management Policy for information on  requirements for ongoing maintenance  of the sculptures. 

Winning sculptures have been placed on  the Elliston Clifftop Drive, however, can  be located in any township in the  Elliston District. Please contact Council  office to discuss potential location of  your sculpture. 

Sculpture Information 

Council will contribute toward design,  construction and installation costs to the  winning artists. 

Total prize money available is $10,000.  Entry is free and the sponsorship competition is  open to all.  

Sculptors of all mediums are invited to enter  this free competition with sponsorship awarded  to the winning designs, for the  construction and installation of their  sculpture. 

The location of the sculptures will be  confirmed in discussions with Council staff  and may be located in any of the District  townships. 

The winning sculptures must be made of  durable materials able to withstand the  elements. 

The design of the sculptures does not have to  be site specific however must not pose a safety  or hazard risk to staff or members of the  viewing public. 

The sculpture must be installed by 30 June 2022. 

Elected Members will select the winning  entries at the Council meeting on  21 December 2021.  

Conditions of Entry 

Entries must be original work and must not  infringe copyright. 

A comprehensive outline of intended work in  written and drawing form must accompany this application. 

The winners are responsible for all costs  involved in the making, transporting and  setting up of the work, including insurance. 

Copyright rests with the successful  entrants, however Council is to be  licenced to reproduce images of the work  and associated text without charge. 

Council shall be authorised to reproduce  images of the works for documentation and  promotional purposes. 

Materials used must be made of durable  materials able to withstand the elements. 

Entries must be received in the Council  office at 21 Beach Terrace Elliston SA 5670  or jleonard@elliston.sa.gov.au by close of business on 26 November 2021  to be accepted. 

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