Anthony Gormley

The Anthropology A-level Is Too Important to Scrap

Joe Goodman | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK Universities & Education
Joe Goodman

The cross-cultural perspective of Anthropology aims to stretch as widely as possible across the world to examine the fundamental truths we rest on. It allows us to ask, is religion a universal human phenomenon? Are humans selfish by default? Can large societies function without a state? Is there such a thing as a universal moral code?

Maciej Urbanek: HS, an Installation

Dr Michael Petry | Posted 26.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Dr Michael Petry

When I asked Urbanek about the moniker HS, he gave me a wry smile, and told me that every year at Easter in a formal consecration ceremony they process a large lit white candle around the font and then spill the hot wax into the awaiting water. Jump in!

Sir Anthony Gormley's Art In 16 Stunning Pictures

Posted 30.12.2013 | UK

He has created some of Britain's most recognisable art - including the iconic Angel of the North. Now Anthony Gormley has been knighted. To celebrate ...

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Emin Contributes To 'Wise' Homelessness Show | Alice E. Vincent | Posted 14.03.2012 | Home

London’s homeless combined with art tends to conjure a notion of chalk drawings on a pavement, not the luxury of Somerset House and glasses of champ...

Gormley's Latest: An Empty Chair

Posted 14.02.2012 | Home

Anthony Gormley's latest artwork, an empty chair, has been unveiled at The British Library in London, reports the BBC. The artist best-known for Th...

Royal Academy Of Arts Elect Painter As New President

Posted 10.02.2012 | Home

Last week The Royal Academy of Arts elected Christopher Le Brun as their new president - the first painter to take the role in almost 20 years. Le ...