Sir Antony Mark David Gormley, (born 30 August 1950) is a British sculptor. His best known works include the Angel of the North, a public sculpture in Gateshead in the North of England, commissioned in 1994 and erected in February 1998, Another Place on Crosby Beach near Liverpool, and Event Horizon, a multi-part site installation which premiered in London in 2007, around Madison Square in New York City, in 2010, in São Paulo, in 2012, and in Hong Kong in 2015-16.
In 2008 The Daily Telegraph ranked Gormley number 4 in their list of the "100 most powerful people in British culture".
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The British sculptor takes us on a tour of his studio
The artist talks about the creation of his sculpture Bed 1980-1
From squatting in Kings Cross to realising his own bespoke studio Antony Gormley has witnessed London’s transformation from its ...
Artist talks about a single work
Antony Gormley talks to broadcaster Tim Marlow about the inspiration and thinking behind his work.
Prize-winning author, Jeanette Winterson, talked about work by four twentieth-century sculptors and installation artists who challenge the way we see ...