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Selected reviews, articles and essays appear here.

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TIME AND THE ELEMENTS by Louise Martin-Chew


Stephen Newton’s Supplicant (2010) stands in a bush environment, charred tendrils forming a lo ...
19/04/2013
 
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GENIUS LOCI by Elizabeth Bates


impetus noun:  impulse; stimulus, the force that sets a body in motion; studio work   ...
23/07/2012
 
» SCULPTURE TO COME ALIVE DURING ARTBEAT FESTIVAL
Shire of Melton residents are invited to witness a tree stump next to the Melton Mechanics Hall bein ...
14/07/2010
 
» THE CLAYTON PINNACLES PUBLIC ARTWORK STANDS TALL
8 October 2008Artist Stephen Newton's 'The Clayton Pinnacles' was unveiled today by Mayor Paul Klisa ...
08/10/2008
 
» PALLIATIVE CARE GAINS A GARDEN SANCTUARY
Clare Holland House is already a special place for many Canberrans and now a community-developed gar ...
03/10/2008
 
» RAIN POOLS INSTALLED AT LAKE BURLEY GRIFFIN
A new public artwork titled Rain Pools was recently installed at the Foreshore Garden at Clare Holla ...
13/09/2008
 
» PUBLIC ARTWORK ANNOUNCED FOR CLAYTON
2 July 2008Two of Monash's newest community centres will be installed with major public works of art ...
02/07/2008
 
» NEW PUBLIC ART PIECE
Cooloola Shire Public Gallery is about to finish another phase of development with new landscaping h ...
16/02/2005
 
» FREEDOM FORMS IN WOODEN ART
Wood is Stephen Newtons preferred working medium, with sculptures currently on show at Artworks Gall ...
11/09/2004
 
» FOUR ARTISTS TAKE AWAY $80,000 IN THE CASUARINA SCULPTURE WALK COMPETITION
A snake-like water pipe, "Flow Motion"; a glittering, brightly-coloured mermaid and cassowary, "Gift ...
04/04/2004
 
» ARTIST INTERVIEW
So what do you do?I make sculpture out of wood of all kinds, from twigs up to tree trunks that weigh ...
02/05/2003
 
» CORPORATE PROFILE
In the rush to cybermode there are pressing human reasons to show that soul is still the motivation. ...
01/01/2002
 
» SCULPTOR WINS FOPR A SECOND TIME
Thursday Plantation chairman Christopher Dean and sculptor Stephen Newton with his winning work 'Con ...
04/11/2001
 
» 'SPIRIT' WINS MAJOR PRIZE
A sculptor who has created a masterpiece celebrating the earthly cycle of continuity, has been rewar ...
16/09/2000
 
» HEAVENS, IT'S A WIN FOR A BRISBANE ARTIST
A Brisbane artist has taken first prize in the third annual Thursday Plantation East Coast Sculpture ...
21/09/1998
 
» ABSTRACT CHAINSAW
By Gerry O'Conner SCULPTURE has a growing place in Queensland urban environments. There a ...
15/08/1998
 
» STUNNING CREATIONS FROM SCULPTOR WITH A CHAINSAW
Camp Hill sculptor Stephen Newton rarely picks up a chisel or an engraver to create his masterpieces ...
27/05/1998
 
» UNIVERSITY ARTIST GOES PRACTICAL
Landscapes have inspired a practical piece of artwork at the Australian Catholic University.Artist i ...
18/10/1995
 
» SCULPTOR WINS AWARD WITH CONVICTION
Brisbane sculptor Stephen Newton made a sizeable impression on the local art scene with his sculptur ...
12/09/1990