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Craig MacDonald Awarded the Montalto Sculpture Prize 2011

Posted: February 20th, 2011 | Author: | Filed under: Art News, Artist, Craig MacDonald, Kick Gallery, Melbourne, Sculpture, STANDOUT | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Craig MacDonald Awarded the Montalto Sculpture Prize 2011

February 2011: Craig MacDonald was awarded the Montalto Sculpture Prize 2011. MacDonald received the $20,000 award ahead of a strong field of other significant recognised Australian sculptors and will now work toward creating new works for other major sculpture prizes in 2011.

MacDonald, who is represented by Kick Gallery and had his debut exhibition Rocket Science in November 2010, will exhibit at Kick again in 2011 from September 20 – October 8. Editions of works from Rocket Science are currently available and can viewed at www.kickgallery.com/craig-macdonald/works

The winning work ‘Witness’ is described by Montalto as “‘Hovering just above the surface of the ground, Witness appears as if from another time – aged and totem like, its presence and movement is a reminder that time is not static and what has been seen before can be witnessed again”



Craig MacDonald
(Edition of 4)
175 x 54 x 24cm

For further information or to purchase works contact Jacob Hoerner, Kick Gallery Director, on 0412 243 818, via email at info@kickgallery.com or visit the Kick Gallery stockroom at 4 Peel Street Collingwood. Kick Gallery is open Tuesday -Friday 11am-6pm, Saturday 12-5pm or by appointment.

For more info on Craig MacDonald visit www.kickgallery.com/craig-macdonald/
Montalto Sculpture Prize visit www.montalto.com.au/sculpture/

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