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Public Statues and Sculpture Association

Birmingham’s Public Art

Reviewed by Joanna Barnes, Co-chair PSSA

June 19, 2024

Jonathan Berg, Birmingham’s Public Art, Birmingham Picture Library, 1 November 2023.

Hardback, pp. 180, over 300 colour illustrations

ISBN-13:  978-1739645717

£20.00

 

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Michael Sandle Works on Paper

Reviewed by Nigel Walsh, Curator Modern and Contemporary Art, Leeds Art Gallery

June 19, 2024

Jon Wood (ed.), Michael Sandle Works on Paper, Sansom and Company, Bristol, 2023. Hardback 180 pp. with about 250 colour illustrations

ISBN 978-1-911408-90-1

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Elisabeth Frink : A View from Within

Reviewed by Judith Collins

April 15, 2024

Elisabeth Selby, Annette Ratuszniak, Lucy Johnston, Wilfrid Wright, Emma Talbot, Dorset Museum & Art Galllery, Elisabeth Frink: A View from Within, Dorset Natural History & Archaeological Society, 1 December 2023. Paperback, pp. 66, illustrations mainly in colour.
ISBN 978-0900341717.
£16.

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Baroque Sculpture in Germany and Central Europe 1600-1770

Reviewed by Alastair Laing

April 5, 2024

Marjorie (Holly) Trusted, Baroque Sculpture in Germany and Central Europe 1600-1770, Harvey Miller Publishers, London/Turnhout, 2022. Hardcover, 288 pp., with 3 black and white & 215 colour illustrations ISBN 978-1-909400-95-5. £50.

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Against the Grain: Women Sculptors in Britain c.1885–1950

Reviewed by Melanie Veasey

May 3, 2023

Pauline Rose, Against the Grain: Women Sculptors in Britain c.1885–1950, Liverpool University Press, 2020
Hardback, pp. 300
ISBN 978-1-78962-156-3

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Nick Hornby

Reviewed by Holly (Marjorie) Trusted, Co-chair PSSA

November 27, 2022

Matt Price (ed.) with contributions by Luke Syson, Matt Price, Hannah Higham, Nick Hornby and Helen Pheby, Nick Hornby, Anomie Publishing, London, 2022. 232 pp. with over 200 colour illus. £35. ISBN 978-1-910221-24-2.

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The Art and Science of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs

Reviewed by Dawn Pereira

October 5, 2022

Mark P Witton and Ellinor Michel, The Art and Science of the Crystal Palace Dinosaurs, Crowood Press Ltd., May 2022. Hardcover, pp.192.
ISBN: 978-0-7198-4049-4.

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William Turnbull: International Modern Artist

Reviewed by Stacy Boldrick, Associate Professor, School of Museum Studies, University of Leicester

October 5, 2022

Jon Wood (ed.), with a foreword by Nicholas Serota. William Turnbull: International Modern Artist, London: Lund Humphries, 2022.
420 pages, 165 colour and 105 black and white illustrations.
ISBN: 9781848225350

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Mary Gillick: Sculptor and Medallist

Reviewed by Rebecca Wade

October 5, 2022

Philip Attwood
Mary Gillick: Sculptor and Medallist
Spink and Son Ltd in collaboration with the British Museum, London, 2022.
Hardback. 216 pp. with 112 colour illustrations.
ISBN 978-1-912667-75-8

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The Remarkable Pinwill Sisters: From Lady Woodcarvers to Professionals

Reviewed by Holly (Marjorie) Trusted, Co-chair PSSA

June 6, 2022

Helen Wilson
The Remarkable Pinwill Sisters: From Lady Woodcarvers to Professionals
Willow Productions, Plymouth, 2021.
Paperback. 300 pp. with over 250 colour illustrations.
ISBN 978-1-5272-8264-3

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