Oamaru Stone Symposium

21 Sep

Free community event /

Part of the inaugural Waitaki Arts Festival. Runs from 21 September – 8 October, Sunrise to sunset..

The ever-popular biennial Oamaru Stone Symposium will take place for its eleventh season at Oamaru’s Friendly Bay from September 21st to October 8th 2017.

Over the two weeks several artists from around Aoteoroa, New Zealand, will each create something splendid from a 2 tonne block of Oamaru’s finest limestone.

Together they will share their inspiration, energy and time with each other and the visiting public. Make a point of visiting the site every day to watch the sculptures taking shape in Friendly Bay park and playground, and be there on 7th and 8th of October to view the exhibition of the finished works.

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