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Rob Olins (b. 1957)

Sculptor based in the Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, whose practice engages with a variety of disciplines, including architecture, engineering, acoustics, and landscape and urban studies. His work is mostly site-specific and collaborative, and strives to achieve a high standard of craft production. Major commissions include House of Mirrors, a sound installation produced with the composer Douglas Benford as the opening event of a series of exhibitions at the Mission Gallery, Swansea, between 2012 and 2014. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of British Sculptors.

Source: Information provided by the artist.

Bibliography: R. Cocke, Public Sculpture of Norfolk and Suffolk, Liverpool, 2013, pp. xxiii, 41; R. McKenzie, Public Sculpture of Edinburgh (2 vols), Liverpool, 2018, vol. 2, pp. 164–65; G.T. Noszlopy, Public Sculpture of Warwickshire, Coventry & Solihull, Liverpool, 2003, p. 191.

Ray McKenzie 2018