TRAIL

Discover our large individually designed Dolphin Sculptures located around the stunning Isle of Man coastline for everyone to enjoy.

SPONSORS

Learn about our exciting range of sponsorship options available allowing businesses large and small to participate in the Big Splash.

ARTISTS

We are looking for local artists, designers and illustrators to help our Dolphin sculptures look their magnificent best.

SCHOOLS

Find out more about how Schools and community groups can adopt and design their own smaller Dolphin Calf sculptures.

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The Big Splash Isle of Man 2022

The Big Splash Isle of Man 2022

From May to September 2022, Hospice Isle of Man is unleashing its next Wild in Art Trail on the Isle of Man, and we hope you are excited as we are! Following the success of our Wallabies Gone Wild art trail in 2019, we are delighted to launch our latest Wild in Art flagship fundraising event, The Big Splash.

The Big Splash will see a large pod of individually designed Dolphin sculptures placed around the Isle of Man for everyone to see and enjoy. Forming an unforgettable 12-week trail around the islands most spectacular coastal locations and open spaces, these beautifully-decorated sculptures will help spark a journey of marine exploration like never before.

LATEST NEWS

Crowe

29th November 2021

Hospice Isle of Man are delighted to announce that Crowe Isle of Man LLC (Crowe) have partnered up with The Big Splash to support the 2022 Wild in Art trail, as a large sculpture sponsor. This is the largest mass participation art.... Read More

24th November 2021

Hospice Isle of Man are delighted to announce that Canada Life have partnered up with The Big Splash to support the 2022 Wild in Art trail, as a large sculpture sponsor. This is the largest mass participation art event to ever com.... Read More

12th October 2021

Hospice Isle of Man are over the moon to announce 3FM have partnered up with The Big Splash to support the 2022 Wild in Art trail. This is the largest mass participation art event to ever come to the Isle of Man. This world-class .... Read More

20th September 2021

Hospice Isle of Man are over the moon to announce PwC Isle of Man have partnered up with them to support their Wild in Art 2022 trail; The Big Splash. This is the largest mass participation art event to ever come to the Isle of Ma.... Read More

20th August 2021

Hospice Isle of Man are over the moon to announce Bernhard Schulte Shipmanagement (BSM) have partnered up with them to support their Wild in Art 2022 trail; The Big Splash. This is the largest mass participation art event to ever .... Read More
IOM Arts Council

4th August 2021

We are over the moon to announce that our first sponsor has come on board for The Big Splash! The Isle of Man Arts Council have joined us as our Education Project Sponsor, helping us oversee the Learning and Education side of o.... Read More

24th July 2021

From Saturday 24th July until Sunday 1st August 2021, it's National Whale and Dolphin Week! A week in which we want to celebrate these magnificent animals, and the inspiration behind our majestic dolphin sculpture for our 2022 .... Read More

2nd July 2021

Following the success of Wallabies Gone Wild, Hospice Isle of Man has announced it will be hosting a second art trail across the Isle of Man next year; The Big Splash! Created in partnership with trail producers Wild in Art, Th.... Read More

30th June 2021

Hospice Isle of Man are incredibly excited to reveal our second sculpture trail ‘The Big Splash’ which will be held on the Isle of Man over 12 weeks from May to September 2022. This is a mass participation public art event to .... Read More

21st June 2021

In September 2019 a baby bottlenose dolphin was born in Gansey Bay on the south east coast of the Isle of Man. Ever since the Manx community has been blessed with wonderful, frequent sightings of the mother and juvenile bottlenose.... Read More

3rd June 2021

Summer 2019 will long be remembered for an invasion of colourful and uniquely designed wallabies which took over the Isle of Man, brought the community together and won the hearts of thousands of people. Local residents became ‘.... Read More
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