John Warland works at the forefront of conceptual garden design to produce thought provoking spaces to engage the viewer. Challenging the traditional concept of modern garden form, he provides us with a stimulus to create classically informed spaces ?with a twist?. Spencer Jenkins creates beautiful functional sculptures from woven, carved and steamed wood. Each product is individually designed and handcrafted. ?My work evolves from ideas, hints and suggestions I receive from the landscape around me. I enjoy physically transforming the identity...
All artwork by Spencer Jenkins Contemporary British sculptor
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'Coronation Crown (Giant Royal 60th Anniversary Willow sculpture)' by Spencer Jenkins
Description: One of the six willow crowns, part of an art installation to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen`s 60th coronation anniversary in Windsor, is now available Sold The contemporary coronation crown has been designed by RHS gold-medal-winning John Warland and built by master willow artist Spencer Jenkins, both members of the young British cohort of horticulturalists making their impact on the gardening scene. Spencer Jenkins? willow sculptures have previously been sold at Sotherby`s. Each willow crown is 1m in diameter and 90cm tall, built from two halves of petal shapes steel frames, completely covered and woven delicately with fine willow. They are currently on display at Windsor Castle, filled with wild flowers, where they have been erected as part of a temporary floral art installation.
Size: 90 x 100 x 100 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 1.25 times lifesize sculpture
'Coronation Arch (Giant Woven Willow Arch statues)' by Spencer Jenkins
Description: Woven Willow Withy Archway Unique Commissioned sculpture for Outside outdoors in Public Park or Space by Spencer Jenkins Described by The Times as `Spectacular`, one of the six willow arches, part of an art installation to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen`s 60th coronation anniversary in Windsor, Sold It gives you the Ides of what can be achieved in the hands of an expert.. The concept of triumphant arches is as old as recorded history, a tradition revived by the Royal Windsor Rose and Horticultural Society for their patron, Her Majesty The Queen. The contemporary coronation arch has been designed by RHS gold-medal-winning John Warland and built by master willow artist Spencer Jenkins, both members of the young British cohort of horticulturalists making their impact on the gardening scene. Spencer Jenkins` willow sculptures have previously been sold at Sotheby`s.
Size: 4.5 x 9 x 4.5 m (height x width x depth) It is a 3 times lifesize sculpture
Medium: Willow (on steel)
Edition: Unique (01/06)
Price: £20,000 (~ €23,828 / $25,160) Open to offers
"All my life as an artist I have asked myself: What pushes me continually to make sculpture? I have found the answer. art is an action against death. It is a denial of death. " Jacques Lipchitz 1891-1973
Dear Peter/David, Arrived safe and sound, everything perfect Cheetah, packaging, now to decide pride of place. Thank you both for prompt efficient service. I hope all is well and Camilla (Camilla Le May, the artist) returns to good health very soon. My sincere thanks to you both.
Graham S, Isle of Wight, United Kingdom.