con/struct: Celebrating Queensland Sculpture

Stephen Newton’s large scale wood and stone sculpture are inspired by material and place and informed by nature. His work is included in con/struct: Celebrating Queensland Sculpture which features eleven artists that represent the scope and depth of contemporary sculpture across Queensland and who have a sustained practice working in the sculptural realm.

Other artists included in the exhibition at Caboolture Regional Art Gallery are Lincoln Austin, Eleanor and James Avery, Laurindo De Abreu Soto, Simone Eisler, Jason Fitzgerald, Hew Chee Fong, Stephen Hart, Charles Robb and Daniel Templeman. The exhibition will be officially opened by Mayor, Councillor Allan Sutherland on Saturday 7 February 2015 at 11am. The opening will be preceeded by artists’ floor talks starting at 9:30am and followed by a panel discussion chaired by Jacqueline Armistead.

Additional artists’ floor talks will occur on Tuesday 17 February and Saturday 21 March when Newton will discuss his work at 10am.