‘The Dragon’ is intended to be a monumental steel drawing in space; the symbol of Welsh pride, through which (though not obscured by) the Castle ruins can be seen. A lasting, imposing trace of the weight of history. My desire is that they balance, and acknowledge that this is a nation for all its citizens.
And to give an idea of the possible scale:
Jade Jones has won Olympic Gold a second time for Taekwondo. Last time, I developed a macquette for a proposed statue, which can be seen here.
Helfa Gelf Christmas Exhibition
Oriel Clwyd Theatr Cymru, curated by Jonathan LeVay.
6 December 2014–17, January 2015.
Private view Saturday 6th December, 5.30–7pm.
I am delighted to have had four pieces of my work chosen for the exhibition!
The studio and garden are open for Helfa Gelf during September.
Ouroborus amongst several other sculptures is on display in the garden.
A gallery of small scale pieces on garden display.
Images © David Allen & Nick Eames
This gallery contains 12 photos.
Sculptures on display at the theatre. They are all for sale, so if you are interested please make contact with the theatre shop. Theatr Clwyd is in Mold, Flintshire, and is in effect the National Theatre for Wales. Click on … Continue reading
On Monday 18th February, 14 small pieces went on show at the theatre.
Here is a general shot of the glass case, which is situated in the Theatre main bar.
From next Monday, I will be displaying a collection of my small pieces at Theatre Clwyd in Mold, North Wales. They will be for sale at the theatre. I will post pictures and a list of what is available in the next few days.
‘The Ferryman’ – shown by kind permission of David Allen.
Photo © David Allen and Nick Eames
During the month of September I displayed my work in the garden in Cilcain.
Attached is a slideshow of the pieces on display for Helfa Gelf.
All photos © David Allen 2013
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