What a satisfying project!
The Pangolin has such a wonderful tactile volume to it.
She is curled into a life-sized armored ball and forms a dynamic asymmetric spiral depicted in her protective pose.
The 15Kg bronze sculpture is an interactive sculpture made to pick up and place as you please. Surface detail ranges from realism through to abstraction.
Expression in modern sculpture is not to be taken for granted.
Portrait close-up of Eagle Owl in bronze.
High detail and a good knowledge of basic anatomy, structure and composition is essential for contemporary animalier..
Little Sprinting Warthog Maquette, what a fright. Grrrrooooinkkkk!!!
Black Eagle one of the greatest metaphors of power, such a beady eyeball…
Sprinting Hare Maquette the Riverine Rabbit as inspiration, running the race of life.
Porcupine what a dark, prickly character!
Barn Owl, double life size in bronze.
Wood Owl, bashful, sleepy and heard more often than seen…
Sitting Warthog Maquette having a good scratch…what a pig..
Bronze sculptures age beautifully in a garden setting.
My Fish Eagle bronze set in this beautiful Franschoek garden is a lovely example of this oxidation process..
The Fish Eagle liberates Trout from its stream…
Little Sprinting Warthog Maquette
Not so long ago, I got a fearful fright
Though then with tail between the legs
I took off with fleet footed flight
Size : 380 /300 /400H cm
Ed : /15
One of my latest bronze sculptures in bronze, comissioned by and dedicated to a couple of good friends of mine…
Jackal and wolf out in the town!
There it is…
The Langford Press Award 2016
Thanks very much to the SWLA and Langford Press, I feel honored to receive this years award and hope to have many more exhibitions with the Mall Galleries.
Pangolin is the prize winning sculpture on exhibition at the Mallgalleries London until the end of this week.
My bronze sculptures are all limited edition pieces, signed and editioned with a Foundry stamp of the best quality.
These little two studies are a portrayal of Elephant and Rhino as part of a greater spiral. These Maquettes are for larger bronzes to be clambered upon. Limited ED /15
Rhinoceros maquette in bronze.
Elephant maquette in bronze.
The sculptures become interactive, made to pick up and handle, tactile and wonderful in the round.