Call for Submissions

Artists wishing to exhibit are requested to supply photographs and or working drawing with the submission form by 3 July 2021.

Submission form

Sculpture on the Peninsula is a contemporary sculpture exhibition held every two years. It is the largest sculptural exhibition in the South Island and attracts both leading and emerging sculptors.

Sculpture on the Peninsula will be held on 5, 6, 7 November 2021 at Loudon Farm, Teddington, Banks Peninsula (25 minutes from central Christchurch). The event is organised by the Lombardy Charitable Trust as a fundraiser for Cholmondeley Children's Centre, Governors Bay, a residential care facility for children in crisis.

We are seeking to bring to the public an event that is representative of the best of current art practice in New Zealand.

Sculpture on the Peninsula Award of $10,000.00

Work selected for the 2021 event will be eligible for the Sculpture on the Peninsula Award. The Award will be judged by Dr Warren Feeney, arts commentator and writer.

People’s Choice Award $1,500.00

All work on exhibition will be eligible for this award. The award will be announced on Facebook on Tuesday 9 November.

Selection and Curatorial Panel

Felicity Milburn,
Lead Curator, Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetu

Shirin Khosraviani,
Manager, Curator, Ashburton Gallery.

Submissions close Friday 3 July 2021


Gill Hay,
Event Manager
ph 021 02271157