Te Kupenga stone sculpture society is located in New Plymouth, New Zealand where members sculpt the local andesite boulders which originate from Mt Taranaki. The society has developed a creative and supportive environment for sculptors of all levels, holding monthly carving weekends, workshops and hosting a biennial sculpture symposium of local, national and international artists.
Sculpture Symposium 2016
Te Kupenga Stone Sculpture Society held its 2016 biennial sculpture symposium on the New Plymouth foreshore
from 31 December 2015 till 22 January 2016.
We acknowledge our primary funder, TSB Community Trust, for its generous financial support and the New Plymouth District Council for cooperation and support to use the foreshore.
Sculpture Symposium 2018
Planning is now underway. Applications will be open from February to end of June 2017.
Application forms will be available for on-line registration of interest.
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