The Connells Bay collection comprises over 30 permanent works by prominent New Zealand sculptors. Most have been specifically commissioned as site specific sculptures.Find out more
Neil Dawson was born in Christchurch in 1948 and educated in Masterton and Hastings. He has a reputation for the conceptual daring and technical virtuosity of his work. Dawson has major public works throughout New Zealand (Ferns in Wellington and Chalice in Christchurch), Australia (Diamonds suspended outside the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra), Asia and Great Britain (Wellsphere in Manchester). He is also an Arts Foundation Laureate.