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Large Leopard Totem Installed

The Ruwenzori Sculpture Foundation was set up in 2004 with the intention of fostering cultural exchanges between Ugandan and British artists. In early 2005 three Ugandan trainees, selected for a three-year scholarship, arrived in the UK to be trained in

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Time of our Lives

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Forthcoming Exhibition

JON BUCK: TIME OF OUR LIVES 1st May –8thJune at Pangolin London 13thMay-28th June at Gallery Pangolin, Stroud “Jon Buck’s work takes inspiration from a wide range of historical and contemporary scientific and anthropological sources. In this important exhibition across

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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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