- 31st OCTOBER 2013 AN EXHIBITION OF 4 FESTIVAL WINNING SCULPTURES
WEST OF ENGLAND ACADEMY, CLIFTON, BRISTOL
The Festival Award by Patrick Way,The R W A Award
by Paul Wilson,
The Peoples Choice Award Mickey Carpenter & The
Artists Choice Award by Pippa Unwin
Shepherd, Mike Richards, Ben Dearnley at unveiling
DEARNLEY'S SCULPTURE 'Father of the Bicycle Industry' CARVED AT
GIFTED TO THE CITY & UNVEILED BY
Malcolm Shepherd CE Sustrans
Long Ashton Gate
Montigue Sculpture Festival 2014
Sculptors Ben Dearnley and Duncan Elliott joined the French in
Montigue and made a
major contribution to the construction of the 5 ton stone puppet
that broke open the
wine barrel at the climax of the celebrations
the theme of 'Citizen Town Twinning' with Montagu de Quercy we
are raising money to bring
Dr Prout to Bristol in 2015
He demonstrated his extraodinary machines at the 2014 Montagu
festival. Dr Prout follows the tradition established by the French
writer Alfred Jarry who at the end of 19th century defined 'pataphysics'
- the science of imaginary solutions.... which developed an international
His collection of automata, all beautifully made, and of which
his descriptions are poetic, philosophical and quite magic
See our film of him at Montagu
The Bristol Mayor's office has pledged £500 to start the
fund off (now matched but we need more).
sculpture Cloud Tree?
Un Grûte Fùr Rûte?
We are looking for
a home for Laurent Donnadieu teams' sculpture "Cloud Tree".
A purchaser will have to provide a permanent site. Latest
news - negotiations are in hand to place Cloud Tree on a cycle
route near Bristol.
(an unveiling performance of Un Grûte Fùr Rûte
Isabelle Assante - Assante Photography
The Festival of Stone, Bristol
June 2012 pre-festival
The 'Carve Off' and 'Launch' arranged the previous year with the
French team of Laurent Donnadieu
(see gallery films)
2013 Southern Eclipse