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June 2020 – OAM

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on June 7th, 2020

Albert Silvio Apponyi was awarded a Medal of the Order of Australia in the Queen’s Birthday Honours for services to the visual arts as a sculptor.

May 2020 – Social Distancing

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on May 4th, 2020

Silvio is keeping busy in his studio and enjoying some floral arranging, inspired by the autumn foliage in the garden.

April 2020 – Adelaide University

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on April 9th, 2020

Silvio’s rotating sculpture “Spriggina” carved from Paris Creek marble has been installed near the cloisters at the University of Adelaide.

Spriggina

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on April 9th, 2020

April 2020 – Staying Home

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on April 4th, 2020

Silvio is entertaining himself at home, shifting rocks and carving in his studio, using USA yellow pine and teak he was given in Taiwan. The galleries which carry his work are operating as on-line stores at present: Art Images in Adelaide, Atelier at Crafers, Fine Arts Kangaroo Island, Karatta Wines in Robe, Yallingup Galleries in […]

Chiayi – Completed

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on March 1st, 2020

Silvio with Chiayi Symposium Organiser Chang Shu-Wei

Chiayi – Progress

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on February 19th, 2020

Silvio’s monkeys are well underway after a week’s hard yakka.

February 2020 – Taiwan

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on February 11th, 2020

Silvio is attending the Chiayi International Stone Sculpture Symposium. The theme this year is “MONKEYS”.

Te Kupenga – Sealion

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on January 22nd, 2020

Silvio has now carved this bird-bath with a sealion chasing a kahawai.

Te Kupenga Dolphins

Posted by Natalija Apponyi on January 19th, 2020

The dolphins are finished and Silvio has started a sealion birth-bath (behind).