- Website: http://www.di-girolamo.co.uk
Each unique sculpture is coiled without armatures or supports, bisque fired before it is glazed and fired to stoneware or raku.
Megan di Girolamo FRBS, RBA, SPS, MA. Born in New Delhi, India in 1942. Came to England in 1946.
Studied at High Wycombe School of Art, Hornsey College and South Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education.
Exhibited - Royal Academy, Society of Portrait Sculptors, Royal Society of British Artists, Royal British Society of Sculptors , Royal Society of Birmingham Artists, Royal West of England Academy, Albmarle Gallery, Waterperry, Manchester Arthouse, Langham Gallery, Century Gallery, Croatian Embassey, and others.
Elected RBA, SPS, FRBS. Many awards incl. RBS Silver Medal 1997, De Laszlo Medal 1996, Frink Award 2003, 1999.
Lectured at - South Glamorgan Institute of Higher Education, National Portrait Gallery, Amersham School of Art, Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College, Missenden Abbey, Dacoram Potter’s Guild, Aylesbury College and others. Articles in The Artist Magazine, Modern British Sculpture by Guy Portelli.
Sculptures in public places. St Mary’s Church, Aylesbury, Villa ScalabriniShenley, Great Missenden CofE Church, Private collections.
- Categories: Portraiture
- Materials: Ceramic/Clay
- Location: South East