Artist’s Amy Winehouse sculpture goes on display in London

12:30 19 March 2014

Amy Winehouse sculpture

Amy Winehouse sculpture

Archant

A sculpture depicting the late Amy Winehouse has been selected to appear alongside some of Britain’s leading figurative artists.

The piece was created Elizabeth Hicks, an artist from Cornish Hall End, north of Thaxted. It beat out a record number of entries – over 1,300 works – to be chosen for display at the Mall Galleries near Trafalgar Square.

The Royal Society of British Artists annual exhibition ran from March 5-15.

Elizabeth had two works accepted, one of which was a bronze resin sculpture depicting the Grammy award-winning singer.

The Royal Society of British Artists hold an open submission exhibition in central London each year. Founded in 1823, the Royal Society of British Artists was established to help artists display their work in Central London.

0 comments

37 minutes ago

Four men were arrested earlier today (Thursday) following a raid on a travellers’ site.

Cllr Susan Barker and Adrian Cannard, Director of Strategy at the LEP, at Junction 8 of the M11.

One million pounds is to be spent on upgrading the M11 at Junction 8 over the next five years.

10:44
A hand-knitted booby hat similar to the one worn by the woman who was insulted in Tesco.

Social media exploded last night (Wednesday) with an outpouring of support for a woman diagnosed with breast cancer.

Parking in Great Dunmow could be set for an overhaul if the weight of public opinion demands it, a senior councillor has told the Broadcast.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dunmow Broadcast e-edition today E-edition

Most read stories