Brisbane Sculpture Festival 2019

50th Anniversary
and Members Exhibition

May 24 – 26, 10am to 4 pm (Friday Night Opening 6 to 8 pm)
Mt. Coot-tha Gardens and Auditorium

Over 70 indoor sculptures will be exhibited in the Auditorium. Life drawing and sculpting presentations will take place and visitors can chat with the artists.

32 sculptures will be displayed throughout the Gardens. The Visitors Centre will supply maps of the sculpture trail for self-guided tours and many days volunteer guides will be available.

All outdoor sculptures will be on display until mid June and then a selection until the beginning of August.

Free entry for all weekend events. All indoor & outdoor sculptures will be for sale.

Entries Close April 30 2019

Download Entry Form Online Application Form

Please Note: Draft outline for outdoor entries due February 28 2019
Please contact Exhibition Coordinator Julie Donaldson for more info:

Download and complete entry
form and forward to


Shillam Prize

Monkey on My Back - What Monkey by Bill Gale

Perides Art Foundry Award

Travelling in a Book by Jan Williams

Frank Lambert Memorial Award

The Maiden's Hair by Guy Breay

Concept Stainless Design Award

Quoll in Hand by Nina Summers

Barnes Award

Fortify by Carolyn V Watson

Pottery Supplies Award

Smokoh by Margaret Klucis

Judges' Encouragement Award

The Hunter Come to Rest by Julie Donaldson

People's Choice Award

Urban Botanica by Mela Cooke

Flying Arts Alliance Award

You Me Us by Charles McGuire

Members Indoor /
Outdoor Exhibition 2019

24 – 26 May
Mt. Coot-tha Gardens

$5000 Shillam Award (for 50th Year)
$1500 Sirromet Winery Outdoor Sculpture Prize
$1500 Perides Foundry Indoor Sculpture Prize
Plus Awards and Prizes from our other sponsors

Opening Hours Friday May 24th 10am – 4pm
then 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Saturday May 25th 10am – 4pm
Sunday May 26th10am – 4pm