NEW LANDMARK SCULPTURE FOR FOREST OF DEAN SCULPTURE TRAIL

Cusp by Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva Internationally acclaimed artist, Elpida Hadzi-Vasileva is to make a major new sculpture for the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail, entitled Cusp.  Commissioned by Forest of Dean Sculpture Trust, a registered charity, in partnership with Forestry Commission England, the sculpture is due for completion in late Spring 2018. The new sculpture will … Continue reading NEW LANDMARK SCULPTURE FOR FOREST OF DEAN SCULPTURE TRAIL

Newent to Celebrate a Champion Horse

The Newent Initiative Trust is celebrating a grant of £2,000 from the Honourable Company of Gloucestershire. The grant will go towards the creation of a life size bronze sculpture of Newent’s Olympic dressage champion Valegro, to commemorate the horse’s unrivalled contribution to British Dressage. The sculpture will be created by a local artist and cast … Continue reading Newent to Celebrate a Champion Horse

End of The Giant’s Chair

The Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail in partnership with the Forestry Commission has commissioned artist Onya McCausland to recycle one of its most iconic, but fragile sculptures, Place by Magdalena Jetelova. McCausland has been to visit Magdalena in Dusseldorf, Germany to discuss the plans for how the artwork will be dismantled and burnt for charcoal. … Continue reading End of The Giant’s Chair

Henry Castle to Commission for Sculpture Trail

Henry Castle has been selected to develop a major new artwork for the Forest of Dean Sculpture Trail. The new work is due to be completed and open to the public in early summer 2016. “Henry is a young artist who creates highly original sculptures that respond to their specific locations. He uses a process … Continue reading Henry Castle to Commission for Sculpture Trail

ANCIENT WOODLAND HOSTS HALLOWEEN SCULPTURE TRAIL

Emerging artist Ed Elliott, in conversation with Puzzlewood, has mounted an exhibition in conjunction with Puzzlewood’s Halloween celebrations.  Puzzlewood, a magical day out in the Forest of Dean and a popular TV and Film location, is the perfect location for Elliott’s ‘Reaction’ series, exploring figurative sculpture in a contemporary way. With interests in mythology, folklore … Continue reading ANCIENT WOODLAND HOSTS HALLOWEEN SCULPTURE TRAIL