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About NCNS admin

The National Capital Network of Sculptors (NCNS) is a non-profit corporation founded in 1984, with a mandate to increase awareness and appreciation for the sculptural arts in the National Capital region. It draws its membership from a wide artistic community in the greater Ottawa area, which consists of both professional and talented amateur sculptors. Our member's work ranges from figurative to abstract to installation art and incorporates such mediums as stone, wood, bronze, steel, plaster, clay and mixed media.

Artist of the Month

Every month we will be recognizing and celebrating an artist from the National Capital Network of Sculptors. Learn more about your favourite artists’ methods, inspiration, creative process and more. This month’s featured artist is Danny Barber.   By Mary Lou … Continue reading

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NCNS Members at the Canadian Stone Carving Festival

The final pieces just before the auction.        

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Dimensions 2014 September 11 – 14, 2014

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Call for Artists – The 2014 Figureworks Annual Award Show is a not-for-profit organization promoting art of the human form. Figureworks is calling artists in all media to participate in its fifth annual juried award show from November 18th until November 30th, 2014 at Saint Brigid’s Centre for the … Continue reading

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The Best of the National Capital Network of Sculptors 2014


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Figureworks 2013

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Figureworks Award Show 2013 – Call for entries

The 2013 call for entries for the Figureworks Award Show is posted on the Figureworks website Figureworks has a Facebook page at .  Please like this page to stay up to date on Figureworks and the Figureworks community

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Denisa Prochazka – Sculpture, Design, Photography

Check out the video interview of Denisa Prochazka by Liana Voia.  (Denisa Prochazka – Sculpture, Design, Photography).  Liana hosts the radio show Contemplative, Expressive and Imaginative Arts in Ottawa.

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Nelson Mandela, Sculpture……………Fascinating!!!!!!!!

It consists of 50 ten metre high laser cut steel plates set into the landscape, representing the 50 year anniversary of when and where Nelson Mandela was captured and arrested, on August 6, 1962 prior to his 27 years of … Continue reading

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AOE Bal de Neiges

Pat Imai and Sandra Marshall provided sculpture demonstrations at the AOE Bal De Neiges on Saturady February 9th.  Many children tried their hand at sculpting in clay and soapstone.

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