9th September - 17th October 2015
Godfather of British conceptual sculpture, Carl Plackman’s artistic oeuvre encompassed sculpture, drawings and installation. One of the most challenging and innovative sculptors of his day, creating complex works, he confronted and questioned ideas of what sculpture could be. As a generous and influential teacher many of his students have since become major names in British contemporary art including Tony Cragg, Damien Hirst, Liam Gillick and Alison Wilding.
23rd October - 28th November 2015
Two hugely important and prolific sculptors launched on to the international art scene at the Venice Biennale of 1952. This exhibition looks at the similarities and differences of these two sculpture greats.