He has exhibited in London, Bristol, Leicester, South Wales, Italy and France. In his work he uses a number of materials, generally the starting point is clay, which is then cast into resin and occasionally bronze. His use of welded steel is becoming more prevalent, both with other materials and in its own right. The work sometimes combines the figure with the abstract. The purely abstract explores enclosing space through planar construction or taking a line for a walk through space. All the sculptures are thematic investigating topics such as...
All artwork by Ian Campbell-Briggs BA(Hons), MRBS, UA Contemporary British sculptor
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'Arc I (Running Angel Semi abstract Outdoor statue)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Metal Resin (Iron Cold Cast) The sculpture, For Sale, was initially Inspired by Durer`s drawing of Nemesis and the Classical Greek sculpture the Victory at Samothrace. This is a fine example Ian`s incisive Skill Combining Classicism and Modernity Figurative and Abstract in his sculpture using the Metals Iron Resin and Steel.
'King-Post (Indoor Steel fabricated welded abstract contemporary statue)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Steel Abstract Decorative Indoor Inside Sculpture or for Outside in the Garden or Outdoors in a Public Place.As the name suggests King-Post is inspired by roof trusses. The sculpture is Constructed from Modular Steel Sections each Welded to a 70 degree angle. These Square Sections are Orientated in all directions therefore creating an Architectonic Space.
'Labyrinth I (Oval Metal abstract Outdoor statue)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Labyrinth I is a purely AbstractCircular Oval Egg Shaped Outside Landscape sculpture or Outdoor Garden Ststue.I s Welded Steel using Linear Planar forms. The viewers eye is taken for a walk over the form of the Labyrinth.
'Mandorla (Small nude and Ball sculptures)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Small Nude Standing on Ball In Metal Structure for Inside indoors in a Building or outdoors outside in the Landscape or Garden. The Mandorla is an ancient symbol of two circles coming together, overlapping one another to form an almond shape in the middle. The space within the overlap is the Liminal Space, a threshold where transformation may occur. The figure moves through this space.
'Arc I Maquette (Small nude Torso on Ball statue)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Ceramic and Steel Outdoor Outside Exterior Garden Art sculptures statues Garden Ornaments For Sale by Ian Campbell-Briggs. He Says of this.... " Arc I Maquette is the Maquette form of the sculpture Arc I. this fine example of Ian`s work shows his flair for the combining classical and modern techniques to his sculpture. Using terracotta and steel is again an example of his innovative approach. see the life size of this sculpture above. Small Nude Waxed Terracotta Nude Female Torso on a Ball Sculpture for Outside in the Garden or Indoors in the Interior of a House.
Size: 71 x 24 x 27 cm (height x width x depth) It is a maquette sculpture It is a statuette sculpture
'Bridge (Post Modern Bronze abstract sculptures)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Abstract Contemporary Indoor Sculptures for Inside and Interior Locations His first bronze sculpture, cast by Ian Campbell Briggs using the ceramic shell method whilst he was a degree student. Even so it is a portent of his developing skill of creating original contemporary bronze sculpture.
Size: 18 x 38 x 21 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.8 times lifesize sculpture
'Figurehead II (Modern abstract Torso sculptures)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Modern Abstract Contemporary Nude Female Torso Figurehead II statues sculptures For sale this is another maquette form for Arc I.Ian Campbell-briggs experimented with covered planar wing forms in this sculpture.
'Eumenides II Medusa (Scrap Metal sculptures)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: The sculpture is made from Found Steel Objects For Sale sourced from the banks of the River Medway. Four Faces are Portrayed within the sculpture of each of the Furies.Another interesting example of Modern Semi Abstact Figurative sculpture from Found Recycled Objects by Ian Campbell-Briggs.
'Equestrian (abstract Horse and Rider Iron statues)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Abstract Horse and Jockey Iron resin Indoor or Outdoor Sculpture For Sale.The sculpture Portrays the Connection between Horse and Rider through both Representational and Abstract Languages. His skillful use of both Abstract and Figurative approaches to sculpture is amply justified in this Innovative example of Contemporary Art.
'Fallen I (Semi abstract Contemporary figurative resin Slate sculpture)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Semi Abstract Figurative Contemporary Fallen Winged Angel limited editiom Sculptures. The first of a series which later was to become Arc I For Sale by Ian Campbell-Briggs. The figure and sphere are constant throughout the series while the wing forms change. Abstract and semi-abstract figurative sculptures are a constant and interesting theme in Ian`s art.
Size: 32 x 37 x 9 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.5 times lifesize sculpture
'Fallen II (stone resin Faqllen Angel sculpture)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Stone resin, Cast Stone, Fallen Angel With Wings semi Abstract Figurative Statue For Sale By Ian Campbell-Briggs. The second of a series which was later to become Arc I. The figure and the sphere are constant throughout the series while the wing forms change.
'Fallen IV (Mixed Media Angell Modern statues)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Iron resin Modern Contemporary Abstract Figurative statues sculptures For SaleThe fourth of a series which later was to become Arc I. The figure and the sphere are constant throughout the series while the wing forms change.
'Laocoonic Labyrinth (Intricate abstract Serpentine statue)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Abstract Modern Contemporary Rusted Steel Outdoor Outside Welded/Fabricated Sculpture. The sculpture is inspired by Virgil`s Aeneid and the Hellenistic sculpture of Lacoan and the Serpent.
'Balius (Horse and abstract marble Steel statue)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Horse&Contemporary Abstract Steel Garden or Yard limited edition sculpture statue for sale for Outside Outdoors in the Garden or Yard by the Important British sculptor Ian Campbell-Briggs who writes...... "A modelled Corse cast in marble standing on an elliptical form of welded linear steel.
'Fallen III (Angel abstract Torso sculptures)' by Ian Campbell-Briggs
Description: Iron resin Semi abstract Figurative Fallen Angel with Wings Sculptures for sale. The third of a series which was later to become Arc I. The figure and the sphere are constant throughout the series while the wing forms change, Ian Campbell-Briggs.
Size: 59 x 10 x 13 cm (height x width x depth) It is a 0.5 times lifesize sculpture