Joseph Hiller and the UK’s Biggest Sculpture

Joseph Hillier is a British sculptor with big ideas – and even bigger realisations – and is known for his (often monumental) figurative and geometric works of art that seem to defy gravity.

March 16, 2019 | ArtsSculpture

On Form; The Stone Sculpture Biennal At Asthall Manor Returns

On Form is a sculpture biennial with a difference.

June 4, 2018 | ArtsSculpture

Rodin and the Art of Ancient Greece at the British Museum

The British Museum’s latest exhibition is a showdown between two great stars of the sculpture world.

May 12, 2018 | ArtsSculpture

Rachel Whiteread at Tate Britain – Forgotten Spaces

Ever wondered about that space under your dining room table or the surface of your walls? Well Rachel Whiteread has, and she’s made it her mission to turn those familiar spaces you see everyday into an art form.

October 5, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

An Interview With The Sculptor Nick Hornby About Glyndebourne Festival

Held at the eponymous estate in East Sussex every summer since 1943, the Glyndebourne Festival has become a venerated addition of the British summertime calendar for many.

August 20, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

Frieze Sculpture – London’s Largest Outdoor Sculpture Park

London’s largest outdoor sculpture park opens in Regent’s Park as part of the build up to this year’s Frieze London and Frieze Masters art fairs.

July 5, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

Skye Ferrante, Man Of Wire, in London

We join artist Skye Ferrante in Mayfair at the restaurant and lounge, QP LDN.

June 19, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

Ibrahim Mahama; Fragments at White Cube

Decaying and charred jute sack, disassembled wooden boxes and old flip-flops are items more likely to be found in a junk yard than the White Cube, one of London’s most prestigious commercial art galleries.

March 23, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

Jean Tinguely at Nahmad Projects

A mechanical, groaning grating noise greeted me above the din of chatter at the opening of the solo exhibition of Swiss artist, Jean Tinguely (1925-1991), at Nahmad Projects on London’s Cork Street.

March 8, 2017 | ArtsSculpture

Barry Flanagan; Animal, Vegetable, Mineral at Waddington Custot Galleries – the original British sculptural maverick.

Barry Flanagan is pregarded as one of the fathers of British conceptual sculpture.

March 18, 2016 | ArtsSculpture

Mark Bern: The 3D Pixel Artist Who is Redefining Art

The Swiss artist Mark Bern has had a quite unorthodox journey into the art world.

February 29, 2016 | ArtsSculpture

Aristide Najean’s glass sculptures – a new modernity in chandeliers

When one thinks of Venetian glass, images of grand pastel coloured chandeliers I strict symmetrical forms are what usually comes to mind.

January 5, 2016 | ArtsSculpture

Alexander Calder at Tate Modern – a New Modernity for Mobiles

Alexander Calder (1898-1976) was one of the truly ground-breaking artists of the 20th century and, as a pioneer of kinetic sculpture, played an essential role in shaping the history of modernism.

December 22, 2015 | ArtsSculpture

Keith Sonnier, ‘Light Works’, MAMAC (Musée d’Art Moderne et d’Art Contemporain) Nice, France. 

Famously, Post-Impressionist painters flocked to the south of France in search of the area’s unique late summer light.

October 14, 2015 | ArtsSculpture

Chatsworth’s – Art Out Loud Festival 2015

Also known as ‘The Palace of the Peaks’, Chatsworth House in Derbyshire, home of the Duke and Duchess of Devonshire, is undoubtedly one of the country’s best-known and best-loved country houses.

August 24, 2015 | ArtsBooksGroup ExhibitionSculpture

Barbara Hepworth: Sculpture for a Modern World

  Coming soon to Tate Britain is a retrospective of sculptures by the world-renowned British artist Dame Barbara Hepworth.

June 7, 2015 | ArtsSculpture

Yayoi Kusama | Pumpkins at the Victoria Miro Gallery

  Yayoi Kusama is one of Japan’s most important living artists.

November 21, 2014 | ArtsSculpture

STÜCK HIRN BLIND | JONAS BURGERT at the Blain|Southern Gallery

  Enter a theatrical landscape occupied by tortured half-beings and toxic colour.

November 2, 2014 | ArtsMixed MediaPaintingSculpture

Joan Fontcuberta, Stranger Than Fiction – Media Space Gallery, Science Museum

  Mind-blowing would be the term that best describes the experience at Joan Fontcuberta’s exhibition.

October 24, 2014 | ArtsMixed MediaPhotographySculpture

Schizophrenogenesis: Damien Hirst at Paul Stolper Gallery

  It’s impossible to ignore the fact that Damien Hirst has a solo show in Central London this month and the queue along Museum Street in the pouring rain on opening night proved the PR machine is definitely in full working order.

October 11, 2014 | ArtsMixed MediaPrintmakingSculpture