COMING UP: Tom Bass Memorial Address with Jennifer Turpin – Wed 31 Oct, 7pm

The Latest Events Newsletters We are thrilled to announce that the 2018 Tom Bass Memorial Address will be given by public artist Jennifer Turpin on the 31 October, 7pm at the Centenary Auditorium at the Art Gallery of New South … Read More

THE 2018 ANNUAL STUDIO EXHIBITION – Sun 23 Sep 3 – 6pm

The Latest Events Newsletters Our flagship event for the year - the Annual Studio Exhibition - is drawing excitingly close. The ASE is an opportunity to showcase and celebrate student work completed in classes at the school within the last … Read More

Student Profile: Eilat Rabin Rein

How long have been at TBSSS?  I started at Tom Bass early 2005. I remember how excited I was when Tom Bass looked at my portfolio and said that I have a sensitivity for figurative forms and a good eye. My first work was based on … Read More

The Magic of Alabaster

Who could have thought that such beautiful shapes could emerge from the roughly-hewn ‘eggs’ of alabaster stone, all jumbled  together in the large wooden crate transported from Italy to the Tom Bass Studio? Carol Crawford’s recent sold out alabaster carving workshop treated a large … Read More

Student Profile: Karen Stone

How long have been at TBSSS?  My first class with TBSSS was sometime ago when Tom was still teaching and I had just moved down south. I then returned recently with a mould I had made way back then to … Read More

Student Profile: Helen Alajajian

How long have been at TBSSS?  I started at the old Broadway studio in 1984.  Then other aspects of life intervened so I was not there again till 1994.  From then on, I kept in touch with Tom.  In 2007, … Read More

Introducing Monika Scarrabelotti

  TBSSS is thrilled to be able to welcome a new teacher to the school: Monika Scarrabelotti. Students in the Wednesday AM and Thursday AM classes will already have met Monika, who has been shadowing Wendy and Christine and will … Read More

Artist Talks for Carol Crawford’s Exhibition – there is a blaze of light in everything

Clara Street Gallery in association with the Tom Bass Sculpture Studio School is pleased to invite you to an exhibition of work by Carol Crawford entitled there is a blaze of light in everything. Please join us at an artist talk … Read More

20 Years at Erskineville: We Brought the Magic With Us!

The Tom Bass Sculpture Studio School this year celebrates its 20 years as an independent sculpture school in Erskineville, Sydney. It moved from its first home in Sydney’s Broadway in 1998 and since then has not looked back. The number … Read More

Announcing the TBSSS Creative Sydney Youth and Accessibility Scholarships

TBSSS are very excited to announce a full scholarship opportunity for those aged 18-25 with an interest in sculpture or those with a long term physical or mental disability. The scholarship is offered in partnership with Pine Street Creative Arts … Read More