LOT #22 : Kylie Bowles : Party Rhino
Kylie Bowles : Party Rhino

Artist

Kylie Bowles

Title

Party Rhino

Proudly Sponsored By

Taronga Conservation Society

Rhino Sculpture Location

The Star
80 Pyrmont Street, Pyrmont, NSW 2009

Rhino Inspiration

This rhino celebrates the beautiful fireworks display Sydney creates on New Year’s Eve. This iconic night, lights up the sky and shows that people can have a fun night out while supporting conservation.

Artist statement

Kylie Bowles is an emerging artist with a Bachelor of Fine Arts and an Advanced Diploma of Fine Arts.

In 2011, she won first prize for class 10: Rural Subject at the Royal Easter Show, and the Hidden Newington Armoury Award. She has also won the Sydney Olympic Park Residency in 2010 and 2011. In 2009 Kylie won the acquisitive Hornsby Art Prize, and she has works acquired by the NSI TAFE collection and Westmead Hospital.

Kylie has also exhibited at Sculpture in the Tulips, Sculpture in the Vineyards, Gallery 14, Tap Gallery, Hardware Gallery, Watch House Gallery, Rookwood Cemetery, the Royal Easter Show, Westmead Hospital and the See Street Gallery.

Sculpture Details

Type : Small (calf)

Measurements : 700mm (h) x 1220mm (l) x 400mm (w)

Weight : Approximately 30Kg