German born Rudi Jass, came to Australia in 1993. He also lived in Canada and Papua New Guinea and has been working as a full time sculptor since 1990. His preferred medium to work with is stainless steel and corten steel, often in combination with stone and glass. His work is represented in many private collections in Australia, Japan, Singapore, UK and the US. He has received several awards at exhibitions including the Dame Elizabeth Murdoch award at the Contemporary Sculpture Exhibitions Annual Awards 2006.