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Awards

       

Philip Bews Diane Gorvin
Sculpture for public sites

 

Echoing Walls - Selected for the Rincon de Ademuz Biennial, Spain
Awarded the Silver 'Manzana' Prize  -  by the particpating sculptors


Photocredit José Louis Rodilla
  • 2015
    The Dr. Salter’s Statues Campaigners were honoured with a Civic Award by Southwark Council for 'organisation of the year'.
    The Arrivall voted 4th in the people’s vote from a hundred selected projects for the CODAworx video award.
    The Arrivall, Stonehill roundabout, Tewkesbury, won Best UK Roundabout 2015.
    Dr Salter’s Daydream selected for the Human Form issue of CODAworx September international online magazine.
  • 2014
    Echoing Walls featured in Human Form – CODAworx’s September international online magazine.
  • 2012
    Selected for 3D Print Commission – Exeter Phoenix and CALM Exeter University + assistance from LIMA Bath.
  • 2010   
    Irish Concrete Society’s Sculpture Award - shortlisted for Life’s a Journey.
    Selected for Nanhu Tangshan Symposium in China for Spanner Forms, but unable to attend due to UK work commitments.
  • 2007   
    Building Better Healthcare Awards - the Acquired Brain Injury Unit Musgrave Hospital, Belfast, won the top award for the Best Use of Art in Regional Healthcare Facilities; the submission included our commission Imagined Landscapes.
    PMSA/ Marsh Award for Excellence in Public Sculpture - Imagined Landscapes was shortlisted; it was nominated by the Editor of the Art & Architecture Journal. 
    Rouse Kent Public Art Award - Big Dart Fan nominated for the shortlist.
  • 2006   
    Nomination Award - proposal for Beijing Olympic Sculpture Park, China.
    ‘Excellent’ prize Zhengzhou, International Sculpture Exhibition and Symposium, our works remain in the city’s permanent collection, China.
    Ischgl Fire Competition, Austria. Joint first prize with Russian Team. Our team made the Galleon fire sculpture in the lake.
  • 2005  
    Taizhou City Public Art Symposium, China, won a third prize for Sea Dreams on a Moon Tide.
  • 2003   
    Sculpture Biennial, Ademuz Spain Echoing Walls awarded the Silver Manzana (chosen by the participating sculptors) and Bronze Manzana Award.
  • 2002   
    Okanagan Thompson International Public Sculpture Symposium awarded the largest commission - Concept to Creation made for the Rotary Centre for the Arts, Kelowna City, B.C. Canada.
  • 2001  
    Sculpture Biennial, Rincon de Ademuz, Spain. Won Gold, Silver & Bronze Manzana Awards for Ciresio Caballo sculpture of a horse made from tree branches collected locally.
  • 1996   
    Australia Day Community Event Award from the Shire of Mundaring for a six week residency, Western Australia, working with Art Colleges, and the community to create Forest Phoenix; a 10m high Fire Sculpture on an airstrip in Mundaring Forest.
  • 1989   
    Purchase Prize awarded by Warrington Museum and Art Gallery for Big Yellow Head sculpture.
© Diane Gorvin Philip Bews 2016

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