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2014 McClelland Sculpture Survey & Awards
Nov 26, 2014

We are pleased to announce that the McClelland Award 2014, an acquisitive award valued at $100,000 was awarded to Matthew Harding for his work Void. The McClelland Award 2014 was judged by Dr Liz Kreijn, Assistant Director, Collection & Presentation of the Kröller-Müller Musuem in the Netherlands.

The McClelland Achievement Prize (MAP) was awarded to Sonia Payes for Re:Generation. Valued at $30,000 (non-acquisitive) MAP includes a solo exhibition of the artist’s work at McClelland during the time of the subsequent McClelland Sculpture Survey in 2016. Voting is now open for the 2014 Frankston City People’s Choice Award valued at $20,000, which will be announced in April 2015.

Supporting McClelland

McClelland Sculpture Park + Gallery is a registered not-for-profit organisation that has been promoting & supporting Australian art, and providing enriching educational and community programs for over 40 years.

We rely on donations and philanthropic support to provide our education and public programs, maintain and grow our sculpture park and preserve our world class collection of Australian sculpture.

You can contribute in several ways including donating at reception when you visit, becoming a member, joining our exclusive McClelland Circle, or through sponsorships or bequests which are tax deductible.

Please follow the link for more information on how you can support our activities and be part of the McClelland journey.


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Fridays at McClelland

Start your weekend with relaxing sundowners + tapas in our world-class sculpture park.

Bring some friends, a picnic rug and come along to listen to local musicians.

Drinks and tapas platters to share are available to purchase from the cafe bar, sorry no BYO food or drink.

4:30 - 6:30pm on November 28  and 5 December.

Cafe General Information

The McClelland Cafe offers seasonal menus, which can be enjoyed while overlooking our beautiful lake and spectacular sculptures.

Visitors can enjoy brunch, lunch and morning or afternoon tea and if you're planning a group visit it makes the perfect combination with a guided tour as part of a package experience. You can find information to plan your visit to McClelland cafe and gallery here.

The Cafe also specialises in private functions, weddings and corporate events.

  • Cafe Opening Hours: 10am - 4.30pm (Tues-Sunday) CLOSED Mondays
  • Bookings Highly Recommended: 03 9789 1671 ext 110, especially for weekends and for groups of more than 6 people, to avoid disappointment.

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