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Faces of SculptureDame Elisabeth Frink, Sir Anthony Caro, Sir Antony Gormley and almost every leading British sculptor features in this free exhibition at The Royal Society of Sculptors. Faces of Sculpture, on Old Brompton Road from 14th May, shows the works of photographer Anne Purkiss who has taken portraits of these influential artists in their studios over the past 30 years. Damian Hirst, Grayson Perry, Cornelia Parker, Rachel Whiteread, Maggi Hambling, Phyllida Barlow, Martin Creed, Gavin Turk, Yinka Shonibare and many more have all been captured by Anne, a photo-journalist for the Associated Press. In addition, the exhibition will also feature the work of four contemporary sculptors as well as Frink's monumental sculpture, In Memoriam III, on the Sculpture Terrace outside.

 

About Royal Society of Sculptors

From its head offices in London the Royal British Society of Sculptors runs five sculpture shows a year, displaying the 3D artform in all its shapes and guises from the traditional to the cutting edge. The aim is to promote sculpture in all its forms particularly among members, all of whom are professional sculptors. More about Royal Society of Sculptors

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Faces of Sculpture  Sir Anthony Caro, 1998, © Anne Purkiss  

   
Faces of Sculpture - Sir Anthony Caro, 1998, © Anne Purkiss

Faces of Sculpture Sir Anthony Caro, 1998, © Anne Purkiss 


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