Tag: Anthony Gormley

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Library statue should be moved after student feedback

Many have congratulated the thought-provoking nature of this exhibition which claims to focus on the relationship between the human body and the space it occupies – admittedly an incredibly interesting and profound theme. As much as I fully appreciate the dedication to investing in art and making it accessible to all members of the community,…

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Gormley statues unveiled: Stephen Fry weighs in on debate

UEA unveiled the much debated ‘3X ANOTHER TIME’ exhibition on campus during a star-studded reception at the Sainsbury Centre, attended by Stephen Fry, Charles Clarke, the Bishop of Norwich and Sir Antony Gormley. The gallery unveiling featured speeches from Vice Chancellor, Professor David Richardson, Centre Director, Paul Greenhalgh, and Sir Antony Gormley. Sir Antony spoke…

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UEA backlash over Gormley statue

The University of East Anglia is being criticised over the placement of an Antony Gormley statue on the library roof. A petition has been launched protesting the artwork’s installation. Our spectacular new #AntonyGormley sculptures are being installed on campus this week. Here’s a sneak peek: https://t.co/XbHXAykHHj pic.twitter.com/SpvMwTNaUt — UEA (@uniofeastanglia) April 11, 2017 The statue of…