08 EXHIBITIONS Human Nature Sculpture Trail
Human Nature Sculpture Trail 15 September – 25 November 2018 | The Bishops Palace, Wells
his autumn will see the atmospheric gardens of The Bishop’s Palace in Wells, Somerset, hosting a stunning new sculpture trail, surrounding the medieval buildings with ten striking pieces of art.
Entitled ‘Human Nature’, the sculpture trail will celebrate the qualities that characterise and define humankind. Curated by Gallery Pangolin, one of the few galleries in the UK which specialise in sculpture, the exhibition will highlight the natural virtues and ways of thinking, feeling and being which are universal to all humankind, while also celebrating and enhancing the acclaimed Inner Gardens of the Palace.
bronze and resin, the trail will comprise diverse sculptures from a disparate group of scultors including pieces by Lynn Chadwick, one of the giants of twentieth century sculpture; Jon Buck, RWA and a Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptors; William Tucker, who was awarded the International Sculpture Center’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2010; Ralph Brown, RA; Anthony Abrahams and Terence Coventry. Opening September 15th until November 25th, the sculpture trail is included in standard admission to The Bishop’s Palace, and is open daily. Printed trails for adults and children will be available to enhance the experience. bishopspalace.org.uk
With works ranging in size up to over two metres in height and a variety of materials including