October 2017 Updates: “Eclipse” and “Janus Arch”

Posted on Oct 27, 2017 in News, News & Events
October 2017 Updates: “Eclipse” and “Janus Arch”

It is always exciting to keep you in touch about new projects and commissions, however this month I thought you would be interested to hear updates on two of my existing public sculptures. The Economist Plaza in central London, which has been home to my Eclipse water sculpture for just shy of 25 years, is […]

August 2017 Updates from Angela

Posted on Aug 9, 2017 in Exhibitions, News & Events, Recent Commissions
August 2017 Updates from Angela

I have been commissioned by good friend and patron Carolyn MacDonald to sculpt five giant heads for the American Museum in Britain. It is a way for me to move forward and develop interesting imagery of the human head. It will be an exploratory area of work for me. I am underway with Alexander Hamilton, […]

Sneak Peak: New Concept Drawings

Posted on Apr 21, 2017 in News, News & Events
Sneak Peak: New Concept Drawings

I have been working on big drawings of sculpture ideas for a wonderful memorial park proposed to be situated within a heavy industrial area in Hereford. The purpose of the park, mainly, is in memory of the thousands of women who joined the WWI efforts in a munitions factory. Many of these women suffered serious […]

“Wave” turns 16

Posted on Mar 18, 2017 in News, News & Events, Uncategorised
“Wave” turns 16

Despite gales or vandals, we’re celebrating “Wave” continuing to happily wave for 16 years. It is thought to be the tallest mobile sculpture in the world, certainly in Europe. Wave responds to the wind and can move in 360°, returning to it’s upright position due to a huge basket of lead below. It has always […]

Sir John Tavener Memorial Sculpture Unveiled in Winchester Cathedral

Posted on Nov 25, 2016 in News & Events, Recent Commissions
Sir John Tavener Memorial Sculpture Unveiled in Winchester Cathedral

We are delighted to share the completed memorial sculpture to the composer Sir John Tavener, which was unveiled at a beautiful ceremony in Winchester Cathedral on the 11th of November 2016.“John Tavener spoke to me several times about the beautiful symbolism water provides. This gave me the inspiration to work with the nearest sculptural material […]

Conner Receives Pratt Legends Award

Posted on Nov 25, 2016 in Awards, News & Events
Conner Receives Pratt Legends Award

We are very pleased and humbled to share that Angela Conner received the 2016 Pratt Legends Award at a ceremony in New York City, November 2016. The award is presented each year at a lively dinner and ceremony at the Mandarin Oriental in New York City. Proceeds from the event support scholarship funds for Pratt […]

Rocking Lady installed at Canwood Gallery

Posted on Sep 14, 2016 in Exhibitions, News & Events
Rocking Lady installed at Canwood Gallery

I am delighted that Rocking Lady has been installed on the grounds of Canwood Gallery in Herefordshire for their inaugural exhibition in conjunction with h.Art Herefordshire Art Week. The gallery is developing an impressive program of contemporary art in a truly beautiful location. I highly recommend a visit. Save

August 2016 Updates from Angela

Posted on Aug 26, 2016 in News, News & Events, Recent Commissions
August 2016 Updates from Angela

UPCOMING INSTALLATIONS Over the next month I will be finalising details for the memorial to Sir John Tavener. The modern glass and metal sculpture will resemble a flowing stream of water, nodding to the composer’s own use of water as symbolism in his hugely spiritual compositions. The unveiling will take place on 11 November 2016 […]

Cottam Will Trust Grant for Sir John Tavener Memorial

Posted on Jun 29, 2016 in News, News & Events
Cottam Will Trust Grant for Sir John Tavener Memorial

We are thrilled to share that Angela’s planned sculpture honouring the late Sir John Tavener has been awarded funding by the Cottam Will Trust. Established under the will of Father Samuel Elsworth Cottam, who died in 1943 and operated by The Friends from 1977, the Trust exists to give grants towards: “the purchase, for the […]

Development of a new kinetic sculpture

Posted on May 26, 2016 in News, News & Events, Recent Commissions
Development of a new kinetic sculpture

Over the past several months Angela has had the pleasure of developing a kinetic sculpture for the Scouting Memorial Project,- a special new memorial that will give deserved remembrance to all members of The Scout Association who have given service to Scouting, with a special mention for those who have suffered through conflict. As we […]