Lorne Sculpture Biennale “Landfall”

Well something a bit different this week.  Every two years Lorne holds a sculpture exhibition for local and international artists.  Most of the sculptures are on the sand or on the grass above the sand.  So you get to enjoy the sculpture, beautiful sea views and the sunshine all at once.  What a lovely way to enjoy Lorne.

The exhibition starts at one end of Lorne (from the swing bridge / boardwalk) and goes all the way to the the other (at the pier) If you are not a fan of walking on the sand, you can actually avoid most of it .  You can walk on the path under the shade of the trees just behind the beach front – there are little cut ins to the beach and that is where many of the beach side sculptures are located.  There is also a small sculpture exhibition in the church hall.

There are some great works on display, they are both quirky and challenging, so if you are around that way over the school holidays take a look.

Marcus Tatton (Tasmania):  “The equation” from the series “Woodstack”  (Firewood sourced locally and stacked with wire and steel)

Marcus_Tatton_Lorne_201803

Pedros Pires (international):  “Everyday life” plastic water basins, gum boots, metal, concrete.  Wonderfully quirky artwork on the path behind the main beach.

PedroPires_201803

 

Brigit Heller: (Australia): “Paradiso perduto” 300 ‘fronds’, steel

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s