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PARK(ing) Day 2021 - Friday 5 March

Friday, 5 March 2021, 7:37 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

Car Parks on Cuba Street will be that in name only on Friday – for one day they will be transformed into something quite other Every year over an 8-hour period 20-30 car parks in Cuba Street are taken over by the Wellington Sculpture Trust for PARK(ing) ... More >>

Park(ing) Day 2020

Friday, 6 March 2020, 8:35 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

Every year over a 10-hour period 20-30 car parks in Cuba Street are taken over by the Wellington Sculpture Trust for PARK(ing) Day. The event is an opportunity for Wellingtonians to enjoy a huge variety of activities and creative installations placed ... More >>

Ferns Sculpture to be re-installed in Civic Square

Wednesday, 27 June 2018, 9:14 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

At long last Ferns is being re-installed in Civic Square today, almost exactly three years after the original was deemed to be unsafe and taken down, leaving a hole in the heart of Wellington. More >>

Iconic Ferns Sculpture in Wellington

Tuesday, 1 November 2016, 11:38 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

This week the Wellington Sculpture Trust signed a contract with artist Neil Dawson to make a near replica of the iconic Ferns sculpture, and has started its fundraising in earnest. More >>

Take a stroll past 18 reclaimed CBD parks

Tuesday, 8 March 2016, 10:09 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

On Wednesday 9 March the Wellington Sculpture Trust, in association with the Wellington City Council, is holding Wellington’s second version of PARK(ing) Day. Providing temporary public open spaces one parking spot at a time. More >>

The Art of High Tech and History

Sunday, 8 November 2015, 10:05 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

A high impact sculpture embracing a potted version of New Zealand history with electronic gaming is to be installed on the four plinths on the Waterfront between Te Papa and Circa Theatre. Aluminium sculpture forms each representing a phase of history are ... More >>

Philanthropist’s Stone takes up its position

Monday, 10 August 2015, 3:47 pm | Wellington Sculpture Trust

A sculpture to commemorate and celebrate the prominent Wellington businessman and philanthropist, Thomas George Macarthy is to be unveiled today (12 August). More >>

New sculpture at the Cenotaph unveiled

Tuesday, 14 April 2015, 2:03 pm | Wellington Sculpture Trust

Tomorrow evening the Wellington Sculpture Trust’s latest commission, ‘Walk the Line’, by artist Joe Sheehan, will be unveiled by the Mayor, Celia Wade Brown. The work marks the historic Wai Piro stream within the re-landscaped Cenotaph precinct. More >>

22 reclaimed CBD parks on Wellington’s PARK(ing) Day

Tuesday, 10 March 2015, 1:54 pm | Wellington Sculpture Trust

On Wednesday 11 March the Wellington Sculpture Trust, in association with the Wellington City Council is holding Wellington’s version of PARK(ing) Day. Providing temporary public open spaces one parking spot at a time. More >>

Wellington Sculpture Trust Change of Chairman

Friday, 3 May 2013, 3:34 pm | Wellington Sculpture Trust

The Wellington Sculpture Trust announces that the Chairman for the last 12 years, Neil Plimmer, is retiring in mid May 2013 and that Trustee, Sue Elliott has been appointed the new chair. More >>

Katherine Mansfield to be celebrated with sculpture

Thursday, 9 July 2009, 10:00 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

New Zealand ’s greatest writer, Katherine Mansfield, is to have her position in world literature further recognised with a sculpture in her home city of Wellington . More >>

Everyone wants to sculpt New Zealand

Wednesday, 2 February 2005, 12:25 am | Wellington Sculpture Trust

Coming all the way from Scotland, Andrew Vermeersch says the sound of a sculpture symposium in New Zealand inspired him – to carve with New Zealand stone and to see the country! More >>

The Role of Public Art Debated

Thursday, 5 August 2004, 2:57 pm | Wellington Sculpture Trust

A controversial international artist from New York and an eminent Australian public art consultant will lead panels of speakers in a one-day national symposium on the role of art in urban design and development. Convened by the Wellington Sculpture ... More >>

 
 
 
 
 

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