DETAIL: Fred FISHER 'Tilt' 2005, MDF synthetic polymer paint

The National Sculpture Prize and exhibition showcases the work of 39 contemporary Australian artists, who utilise a variety of approaches to explore a range of conceptual and social issues.

Secondary online resource
This resource can be used by secondary school students prior to a visit to the National Sculpture Prize and exhibition, or for general information about contemporary art in Australia today.

Works in this year’s competition can be found thematically grouped via the thematic resource link below. Then, by answering corresponding questions in the online worksheet, students can compare ideas, methods and outcomes specific to these themes.

  • Thematic Resource
    Shows the works in the exhibition grouped thematically by various categories.
  • Online Worksheet
    Explore the works by responding to the questions in this online worksheet.

Secondary visitor worksheet
This worksheet has been designed for secondary school students who visit the National Sculpture Prize and exhibition without a guide or educator.

  • Download Onsite Worksheet (84 KB) 
    Right click (shift click on Mac) on link above then choose 'Save Target As'
    from the menu and follow the prompts.
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