One Small Step for Mankind


Now showing at the Defiance Gallery, Newtown is an exhibition in tribute to the life of sculptor, Ian McKay (1936-2007). McKay was a prominent influence in Australian sculpture, with a career spanning almost 50 years. He studied at the National Art School, Sydney and later at the St. Martin’s School of Art, London after traveling to Europe in the early1960s. The exhibition, “One Small Step for Mankind,” includes the work of 80 local and international artists creating over 100 6x6x6 inch miniature sculptures. Artists whose works are included within the miniature show include Abby Parkes, Emily Bullock, Keld Moseholm and Michael Le Grand. All works on display are able to be purchased.