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

More news stories

5 minutes ago

The case against a High Roding man charged with trying to sell drugs to an undercover police officer in a supermarket car park has been dropped today (Aug 30) as his trial was set to get underway.

Jewellery and watch items were stolen from a house in Radwinter Road, Ashdon, after a burglary between 6am on August 6 and 4pm on August 20. Thieves gained entry via a window and caused damage to the window frame before searching upstairs bedrooms. They also entered the garage via a double glazed window.

Yesterday, 08:00
Stansted Airport

British Airways will fly to the French Alpine city of Chambery from Stansted and is extending its Berlin service from the Essex hub through the winter.

Sunday, August 28, 2016
Dunmow Dancers

The Granary Dance School in Dunmow has said its summer showcase was the most successful event yet.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Dunmow Broadcast e-edition E-edition

Most read stories

Newsletter Sign Up