In the Summer of 2014, I was sorting some wood in the shed and noticed the lovely grain on some of the offcuts of plywood. One piece was a strange obelisk like shape and was not large enough to make
Most people working with steel go to great lengths to make sure that it does not rust. However “Weathering Steel” or Cor-Ten® Steel as it’s most commonly known is actually designed to rust. The sheets rust following installation and generate
When I saw the posters for this exhibit I knew I had to go and see it. Like the fliers these posters feature a work called “After” in wood and metal which fills one of the later rooms of the
I was introduced to Sable & Ox via twitter a few months back and since then have been admiring some of the excellent sculpture, furniture and automata showcased on the site. Sable & Ox work with independent, UK based artists
During a recent work trip to Marseille, I learnt that this year the city was European Capital of Culture. There are lots of arts events on this year but I was limited to what could be done in the evenings.
Over in Edmonton just off Montagu road is a full sized sculpture of a horse made from slabs of steel. I’ve passed it in the car many times but finally at the weekend had a chance to stop and take
On this morning’s breakfast news I spotted a fabulous metal sculpture as a backdrop to the weather forecasts. On further investigation I found out it was the M&G Garden at the Royal Chelsea Flower Show, designed by Andy Sturgeon. I
Some interesting sculptures at Amaliehaven by Italian sculptor Arnaldo Pomodoro with lovely weathered metals and abstract shapes.