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In Man’s Nature

My sculpture In Man’s Nature has found itself a very exotic new setting. The work has been purchased for a new city development in Mauritius, the island about which Mark Twain was once purported to have remarked; “Mauritius was made

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News From Uganda

Amazingly, the Ruwenzori Sculpture Foundation is now in its tenth year. I have been lucky enough to be involved since its conception and was responsible for its very first sculpture project. My challenge was to design and make a group

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Hot Bird

A recent drawing to be shown in Gallery Pangolin’s Christmas exhibition; 18th November – 15th December 2017 The plumages of birds are always beautiful but why have their patterns and colours evolved in such spectacular ways? Mostly it would seem,

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Sculptural Ceramics & Stone

NEW MATERIALS This exhibition is showing some new work that I have made experimenting with fired ceramics. It has allowed new possibilities to use different textures and making techniques. These in turn have started to develop new forms and shapes

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‘ARK: HIGH AND DRY’ finally sits at the centre of the Ark exhibition at Chester Cathedral

This is a world-class contemporary sculpture exhibition which opens at Chester Cathedral on 7 July and continues until 15 October 2017. It will be the largest modern sculpture exhibition to be held in the north west of England and will

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‘Jon Buck, Coded for Colour’ to be shown at Film Festival

DistantObject Production’s film ‘Jon Buck, Coded for Colour’ has been selected for screening by the Fine Arts Film Festival in Venice, California which will run from May 11th – 13th 2017. Its US premier at the Festival,) is on May

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Poetry of Line

In this image I am inspecting a newly painted bronze, recently cast for a client. This work is called the Poetry of Line; it was first made in 2009 as part of a one-man exhibition called Behind the Lines. This

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Reproduction

Large Proteiform Papilliform Reproduction An exhibition of work of five artists with connections to the Ruwenzori Sculpture Foundation 11th July – 5th August 2016 Uganda House Uganda High Commission 58-59 Trafalgar Square London WC2N 5DX This is an exhibition curated

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Jubilee

Jubilee Celebrating 25 Years WORKS IN SILVER Saturday 11th June 11am – 1pm & 2pm – 4pm The exhibition continues until 22nd July This exhibition at Gallery Pangolin celebrates twenty fives of exhibiting sculpture, prints and drawings. Gallery Pangolin is

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Fields, Boundaries and Borders

In both a metaphoric and compositional sense my work has become more and more concerned with defining and demarcating one visual element from the next. At the outset of making this print, Black Wings, Red Fields, these simple constructs were

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