Commissioned Sculptures Commissioned Sculptures

Immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Noosa and discover
14 inspiring sculptures along the Noosa River foreshore and in Noosa Woods.
The artworks will be installed from
16th-22nd Sept and on display from 23rd Sept  to 02 Oct.
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Miles Allen - FISH OUT OF WATER

Miles started painting in 1998, inspired by the colour, vibrancy and inventiveness of Emily Kngwarreye's work. He has studied Rosalie Gascoigne’s practice and loves the innovation, repetition and the sense of place she conveys.
MAP Location 4  Gympie Tc
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Rene Bahloo - THROUGH THE HOLLOW LOG

René Bahloo is a weaver, teacher and an artist. She weaves with the fibre of flow and meaning, spiralling ever outwards in order to manifest beauty and joyful wellbeing. She invites others to gather in community, teaching cultural skills and sharing the active meditation of basket weaving, in a nurturing and supportive environment. MAP location 10  Noosa Woods
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Donna Davis - NETWORKED

Exploring the nexus between art and science, I like to create new ways of working with ecological data in order to develop works that capture and create sites of environmental observation.
MAP location 8  Noosa Woods

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Tamara Kirby & Corrie Wright - SEAMLINE

Tamara Kirby and Corrie Wright share a vested interest in visual arts, process based creations and site specific environmental installations. Both Sunshine Coast artists see their practice as being informed by the exploration of materials and the opportunity to enhance the viewer’s sensation through spectacle and physical engagement.
more info about the artists MAP location 13  Noosa Woods  on Sandbars

 

Jim & Judy Barrass - AGAINST THE TIDE

Jim and Judy Barrass are both artists who work across a range of mediums and in a variety of styles and genres. When they work together on projects they combine their considerable skills and bring a shared sense of humour to the work. MAP location 3 and 12  Gympie Tc and Noosa Woods 
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Shona Wilson -  VISIBLE INVISIBLE

Shona Wilson is a contemporary Australian sculptor, who has engaged with natural found material to create both abstract and representational, 2-D assemblages and 3-D sculptures for over 20 yrs. Shona is the creator of the One A Day Ephemeral Art Project which has inspired people worldwide. Please note : Location change to Noosa Woods and Noosa Regional Gallery MAP location 1 and 8
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James Muller - ONE WORK IN TWO PARTS

James Muller is the Director of Earth Base Productions with over 18 years expericne in the the film, television and digital media industries.  Earth Base Productions produce a diverse range of projects utilising screen technologies and emerging digital media. MAP location 1 and 8
 Noosa Woods and Noosa River Skate park


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Elizabeth Poole - REGENERATION CELEBRATION

My time and observations are divided between the coastal Wallum and the more dry and sparse inland. As the Australian bush is where I have been lucky enough to live and work for most of my life, it has become the main source of inspiration for my art practice. I have exhibited continually for over forty years in various Australian and New Zealand venues.
more info about the artist . MAP location 5 and 7   Gympie Tc and Noosa Woods

 

Pam Walpole -  TREESCAPE

After years of practice in the fields of sculpture and painting, Pam has more recently concentrated on environmental art installations – using recycled materials which reinforces the message of threats to areas of our planet. MAP location 4 and 16  Gympie Tc and Noosa Woods

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Gemma Wright -  CONTINUUM EFFECTUM

Life seems like it can be eternal, if we look after it. Born and raised on a farm near Armidale, NSW, Gemma started out seeing the world in a pretty pristine yet practical setting. Gemma has observed and engaged in environmental, cultural and societal change-making. MAP location 11  Noosa Woods

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Yanni Van Zijl - SEEK

Yanni is a professionally trained photographer who took 2 years off to study a Diploma of Fine Art. Here she enjoyed the exploration of other creative mediums. Her current focus is 3D work, in particular ephemeral and environmental installations. MAP location 4 and15  Gympi Tc and Noosa Woods

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Kris Martin and Simon McVerry - CASTAWAY

For Castaway, Kris and Simon combine their mastery of weaving and woodworking, taking their crafts to new heights of collaborations. The Batik style dwelling is created from driftwood, coconut palm frond, paperbark and Cats' Claw weed vines. Through an old satellite dish, solar power, light and antennae, the work aims to stimulate thought and conversation around the impact, both positive and negative, of emerging technologies on traditional cultures. MAP location 14  Noosa Woods end of dog beach  

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