It may not have earned itself a place among the exceptional installations at this year’s Frieze Sculpture Park, but a towering statue of actor Jeff Goldblum is creating a sensation in London. Continue reading
First came the campaign to have Jane Austen printed on the £10 note. Today another hard-fought battle was won as the first ever statue of a woman to be erected in Parliament Square was officially unveiled in London. Continue reading
Seventy-three years after leaving the BBC on bad terms, George Orwell will return as an 8ft tall bronze statue by sculptor Martin Jennings.
The proposal to erect a statue honouring the talks producer and author of ‘Animal Farm’ and ‘Nineteen Eighty-Four’ was rejected by the BBC in 2012. At that time, Orwell was considered too controversial. Continue reading