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Profile image of Fanny Lam ChristieFanny Lam Christie trained at Edinburgh College of Art and her studio is based in Perthshire, Scotland. Her art practice includes sculpture, site-specific installations, private and public art commissions.

Her work explores the emotional response as well as ecological and sustainability interest in the natural world. Bronze and clay are her predominant media, whilst she employs a wide range of materials in her installations. Recently she has created new exciting work combining glass and bronze.

Sculpture: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)'
by Fanny Lam Christie

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Bronze, granite, optical lenses Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)'
Bronze, granite, optical lenses Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)' - Artwork View 1 Bronze, granite, optical lenses Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)' - Artwork View 2 Bronze, granite, optical lenses Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)' - Artwork View 3 Bronze, granite, optical lenses Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)' - Artwork View 4 Bronze, granite, optical lenses Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard sculpture statuary sculpture by sculptor Fanny Lam Christie titled: 'Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)' - Artwork View 5
Sculpture description:
The sculpture is one of two artwork commissioned by Perth&Kinross Council for the Blaigowrie Community Campus.

The artist made several large semi-abstract bronze shapes of oak and elm to create the sculpture to resemble a bird turning directions in flight, echoing the theme of the participatory osprey artwork inside the school garden.

On one hand, the work signifies growth of new life when spring comes, on the other it contains a map of the local area. Upstream is the site of old mills, downstream is the present site for angling and a fish farm. In between lies the campus represented in a small viewfinder on the sculpture.

The artwork incorporates an interactive element to encourage pupils to explore their surroundings with two optical lenses in the sculpture.

"Kirstie Bailey from PKC’s Arts Development Service said: This is a great project. It has been a year in the making and we facilitated discussions with the steering group and enabled them to write an artist brief, interview candidates and select the successful artist.

“The artist the steering group chose, Fanny, has been brilliant. We have two significant pieces for art for the community to enjoy and are delighted with the results. We couldn’t have asked for better.” Blairgowrie Advertiser 15 Nov 2012
Artist's comments:
“For me, an artwork for a public place connects people to the particular area and gives the community a sense of the uniqueness and identity of the place.

My process involves researching the history, cultural and natural heritage, past and future usage of the place to establish a creative framework. The artwork will aim to reflect a strong sense of place expressing specific purpose, emotion and meaning.” Fanny Lam Christie
Dimensions/size: 150 x 60 x 60 cm (height x width x depth)
approx: 4 ft 11 in x 1 ft 11 2/3 in x 1 ft 11 2/3 in
It is a 1.25 times lifesize sculpture
Edition: unique
Medium: Bronze, granite, optical lenses
Sculptor: Fanny Lam Christie [sculptor profile]
Price: Price on Application
Availability: No, artwork probably sold out
Category: Public Art Sculpture
Abstract Contemporary Modern Outdoor Outside Garden / Yard Sculptures Statues statuary
Abstract Contemporary or Modern Large Public Art sculpture Statues statuary
Aspirational / Inspirational Sculptures or Statues
Public Park or Urban Landscape or Corporate sculpture / Fountain / Sratuary
Foliage Leaves Carvings Sculpture Statues
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Title: Autumn Leaves (Bronze Semi- abstract public art sculpture)
Finish: brown patina
Recommended Usage: Indoors and as a Garden Sculpture
Year: 2012
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