Mikaela Castledine is an award-winning artist and published writer, with a degree in Applied Science and an MA in Writing and Literature.
She has been a professional artist for 30 years, working mostly in collage and sculpture and is represented in many collections.
She has won numerous awards including the notable Sculpture by the Sea Scholarship, Cottesloe 2013; Sculpture Inside Award, Cottesloe 2016 and joint People’s Choice award in 2019. In 2018 she won the prestigious Mandorla Art Prize and People’s Choice Award.
Her creative impulse is to make things out of anything that comes to hand; paper, thread, wire, wood or words and her work encompasses interests in philosophy, animal (including human) behaviour, architecture and nourishes a deep need for story.