22nd June..Concrete – Cley – Shadows, Snakes and Prizes ……

I’m showing as a guest artist in this years Cley Contemporary…cley inviteI’ve been playing with concrete heads, I’ve eroded and manipulated 16, to put on the beach at Cley.

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Its very lunar, i’m hoping they will blend in with the rest of the detritus.

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I’m showing ‘Myriad’ in the church.

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And these ‘Chord’ sculptures will also be on the beach…very exciting. We are installing next thursday.

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I won a prize at the ‘Society of British Portrait sculptors’ annual show.

The ‘Heatherley’s’ runner up  best work in show. For ‘Creek Head 3’

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The collapsed sculpture is ressurecting in bronze.

We’ve been steadily casting the fragments into bronze, and will slowly weld them together to create the sculpture.  There is probably over 150 pieces, its an intrigueing way to work, the process is alive to the end..Head nip!!

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a reminder of the waxes.

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Have just delivered all these bronzes to Lordswood, The Messums garden in Marlow for the opening of the summer sculpture show this weekend.

One of the ‘Crouching men’ is then going on to Sydney to be shown in ‘Sculpture by the Sea’ overlooking the ocean, from the cliffs of Bondi this Autumn.

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It’s alot of bronze!! The team has worked bloody hard over the last two months.. I’ve never seen two of my Crouching men together. This is no’s 2 & 3…

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The shadow piece is still evolving.

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Had to move it into another studio, the doorway, a precarious place to work!

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A new piece from the detritus..working title

‘Stop the clock’.

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With this piece i’ve been thinking about dappled light,

Working title ‘A scent in dappled light’.

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A favourite plaster.

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Hang on whats that in the corner?

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  I found this poor Grassnake, so burnt it out in the kiln, we can achieve amazing detail with this method!!  Quincunxical skin…

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Thats all folks.. check out the website for finished works..

http://www.laurenceedwardssculpture.com

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