Denese Oates


Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize

4 November – 5 December 2021

CastawayCASTAWAY 2019, copper, 30 x 55 x 15 cm

The Woollahra Small Sculpture Prize, presented by Woollahra Council, has announced 56 emerging and established artists as finalists for the 20th annual Prize and exhibition. The 2020 finalist works, by artists from Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom and Italy, will be presented for the first time in the Woollahra Council’s new purpose-built gallery space as its inaugural exhibition opening in early 2021.

The 56 finalist artist sculptures – each measuring up to 80cm in any dimension – were selected from a record 844 entries by a judging panel comprised of Director Curatorial and Digital, Museum of Contemporary Art Australia Dr Lara Strongman, Art Historian/Curator and Industrial Archaeologist Joanna Capon OAM and celebrated artist and fashion designer Jenny Kee AO.
The exhibition will be on view, free to the public, in early 2021 in the new gallery space, Woollahra Gallery at Redleaf.

Beaver Galleries Small Works Show

25 November – 24 December 2021

Mixed media collage on ply 21 x 21cm

Sculpture by the Sea, Bondi 2022

date T.B.A.

Spiral Knot

Spiral Knot, corten steel, 170 x 230 x 110 cm