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Invitation to ‘Plaster and Stone’ an exhibition by Ian Kennedy opening Sat 23 July, 2-4pm

The Latest Events Newsletters Please join us at the opening of Ian Kennedy's exhibition Plaster and Stone on Saturday 23 July 2 - 4pm.  All welcome! About Ian Kennedy Ian worked as a survey draftsperson for Sydney Water, private surveyors, a mining … Read More
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Commission News: Peter Lewis, The Story of Patrick

The Latest Events Newsletters As well as running sculpture workshops and events, TBSSS sculptors also regularly work with organisations, businesses and individuals on sculpture commissions. Sculptor Peter Lewis recently completed a large commission, here's an article Peter wrote about the work. "In 2011, … Read More
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Student Spotlight: Claire Bradford

The Latest Events Newsletters Our TBSSS student spotlight for this month is Claire Bradford (pictured below), who currently attends the Wednesday Evening class taught by Christine Crimmins. Here she answers some questions about sculpting and her experience at the school. How long have … Read More
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What will be the future of Tom Bass’ P&O Wall Fountain?

The Latest Events Newsletters The P&O Wall Fountain in Hunter Street, Sydney - a famous Tom Bass sculpture and icon of Sydney Public Art. Will the fountain remain in this historic precinct? As award winning sculptor Richard Goodwin notes, the P&O … Read More
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Bring the Body to Life: the connection between the study from life and contemporary art.

The Latest Events Newsletters We are privileged that contemporary artist Ingrid Morley will be running a new Life Study workshop for us from term 3: Bring the Body to Life. We encourage students who have been attending classes at TBSSS for a number of … Read More
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Celebrating our founder Tom Bass, 2016 centenary year

The Latest Events Newsletters Tom Bass AM 1916-2010 As the anniversary of Tom’s birth approaches on 6 June, TBSSS is celebrating this year with various events, including the successful inaugural Tom Bass Prize for Figurative Sculpture and a film night … Read More
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City of Sydney and Arts Law Workshops

The Latest Events Newsletters The City of Sydney has been working with Arts Law to present a series of workshops around different legal issues that can be faced by artists and creative enterprises. Each workshop is 1.5 hours and is free … Read More
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Student Spotlight: Allison Garoza

The Latest Events Newsletters A new edition to our news section, we'll be featuring a TBSSS student every second month. Get in touch, if you'd like to be featured! Allison Garoza, has been attending TBSSS Thursday Evening class since January … Read More
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Clara Street Gallery Current Exhibition: ‘Inspired by the Figure’

The Latest Events Newsletters Clara Street Gallery’s latest group exhibition features sculptures by students and teachers of Tom Bass Studio including: Helen Alajajian, Peter Bartlett, Byron Comninos, Daniel Dominguez, Jonathan Foley, Simon Gandevia, Leone Harris, Margo Hoekstra, Bernice Lowe, Arielle … Read More
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Artist Talks for the Tom Bass Prize for Figurative Sculpture

The Latest Events Newsletters Artist Talks 6, 13, 20 March 2pm Juniper Hall: 250 Oxford St, Paddington NSW Free Come along and hear Tom Bass Prize Finalists talk about their work. The artists will also be taking questions. Sunday 6 … Read More
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