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, Brazil, 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 ...