- Website: http://www.martinjennings.com
Martin Jennings makes portrait sculptures and statues in bronze, often incorporating carved stone inscriptions into the work.
Martin Jennings makes statues and portrait sculptures in bronze and silver, often carving lettering inscriptions in stone to accompany these. He has been commissioned by the National Portrait Gallery, St Paul’s Cathedral, the Palace of Westminster, the University of Oxford and many other national institutions. His work is in private and public collections worldwide.
His subjects include prominent figures from the worlds of politics, the military, royalty, academia, the arts, industry, medicine and the law. His statue of John Betjeman at St Pancras Station is now a celebrated London landmark. In 2010 his silver portrait of Lord Bingham was unveiled at the National Portrait Gallery and his statue of Philip Larkin was erected in the city of Hull. He has recently won the prestigious commission to create a monument on London’s South Bank to the Crimean War heroine Mary Seacole.
Martin Jennings lives and works in Oxford.
- Categories: Portraiture
- Materials: Bronze
- Location: South East