Calling all Sculptors Near and Far

Sculpture for Clyde is a ten-day art festival celebrating imagination in 3D. The festival is open to professional, emerging and novice artists with prize money to the value of almost $60,000.

For further artist information, bump in and bump out, liability and transport; please download the Artist Information here.

Applications Closed.


Entry Categories

$50,000 – Sculpture For Clyde Acquisitive Award

The Award-winning sculpture will contribute to the future artistic landscape of Batemans Bay and be positioned on the foreshore. In order to qualify for this prize, please consider the long-term durability of the sculpture in a marine environment, public safety, and risk.  Awarded at Judges discretion.

$5,000 – Sculpture For Clyde Major Award

This major Award is open to all national and international entrants, whose sculpture may exceed the value of $50,000.

$1,000 – Emerging Artist Awards (Outdoor & Indoor)

The Emerging Artist Awards are offered in support of those early in their artistic careers, regardless of age, when this kind of support would make a real impact. An Emerging Artist is one who’s career is on the rise, yet they are relatively unrecognized, they are for the most part considered to be on the path to critical and/or market acceptance.

$500 – People’s Choice Award

The People’s Choice Award is given to the sculptor whose entry receives the most votes from the public during the Sculpture for Clyde 2021 event.