That’s me in the middle

Normal for Somerset.

Sculptor and scribbler living on top of a hill. Was offered a place at Winchester School of Art after O’ Levels but instead went to read Philosophy at university: BA Hons III class.

Took up life drawing again in 2007 – hardly missed a week since; as it’s mostly about line and form, the transition to sculpture in 2014 was a logical step. First working in stone and now bronze.

If I have an ‘Artist’s Statement’ it’s something to do with translating the ephemeral experience of the life room, finding form, and giving authority, creating something permanent and three dimensional. I recently read that ‘when a craftsman makes a piece that is perfect, Spirits will go and live in it’.

Exhibitions

2019: Bath Society of Artists Summer Open Exhibition.

2019: Creating Spaces, Cotswold Sculptors Association.

2017: Bath Society of Artists Summer Open Exhibition.

2016: Black Swan Arts Open Exhibition.

2015: 2nd prize, Freshford and district Horticultural Show.

Say hello!

You can either find me on Twitter: @nigelrockcutter or Instagram: nigel_parkes

or

Use the form below to contact me (Don’t worry your details aren’t published on the page, you don’t need a website and I’m not going to spam you):

 

 

 

 

I’m open to commissions and every picture/sculpture is for sale.

All images on this site belong to me and are copyrighted.

 

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