2003 Winner

2003 Finalist

David MurrayWanganui, Manawatu / Wanganui, New Zealand


Lost wax cast glass
31 H x 46.5 W x 12 D cm

This work is part of a body of work titled Hunter-Gatherer. The words are an anthropological reference and describe our heritage of evolution and the ongoing strength of human endeavour.

I have tried to present this work where the forms, rather than the contents or narrative, explore ideas of protection and providing.


All entries as Finalist


David Murray
Wanganui, Manawatu / Wanganui, New Zealand

23/2/1964 ,, Auckland, New Zealand


Last Solo Exhibition

  • 2003, Narrow Channel, Masterworks Gallery, Auckland, New Zealand

Last Group Exhibition

  • 2013, Polished, Gallery 33, The Arthouse, Wanaka, West Coast, New Zealand

Public/Private Collections

  • Winners Collection, Ranamok Glass Prize, Australia
  • National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
  • Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa, Wellington, New Zealand


  • 2003, Recipient, Ranamok Glass Prize, Australia
  • 2001, Finalist, Ranamok Glass Prize, Australia
  • 2001, Art Prize, Sarjeant Gallery, Wanganui, Manawatu / Wanganui, New Zealand