Civic Honour for Sculpture Champion

24 June 2010

Mayor Kerry Prendergast is tomorrow (25.06.10) presenting an Absolutely Positive Wellingtonian award to Neil Plimmer, chairman of Wellington Sculpture Trust.

Media are welcome to attend the presentation at 9.15am in the Council Chamber, at the start of tomorrow's Wellington City Council meeting.

Neil is the driving force behind Wellington Sculpture Trust, using his passion for the arts and skills acquired in his former career as a diplomat and public servant to help bring a stunning portfolio of contemporary artworks to Wellington's streets, gardens and waterfront.

The APW award is presented to Wellingtonians who have made an exceptional contribution to life in the city over a number of years.