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Floella Benjamin

Photo: University of Exeter, Fine Art Collection

Sculptor: Luke Shepherd (b.1961)

Materials: Bronze

Unveiled: February 2017

Floella Benjamin

Floella Benjamin, Baroness Benjamin, DBE (b.1949), Trinidadian-British television presenter, author and politician. The University of Exeter¬† commemorated her successful tenure as Chancellor with this portrait bust. Benjamin said: ‘I am delighted that my 10 fantastic years as Chancellor of the University of Exeter will be celebrated with this wonderful sculpture… .’ The sculpture was unveiled at a special ceremony on the Streatham Campus in 2017.

Location: Exeter University, Devon.