WANT TO BE PROMOTED ON OUR SITE?
Ceramics And Pottery
Sculpture For Homes & Business
Ceramics And Pottery
Sculpture For Homes & Business
Sculptures Home Page
Click for more images
Please Click Here
Please Click Here
ABOUT JUDY BOYT
Sculptures and Artwork
'For the clear sun shone on the big bronze horse and he stood as still as the ground. But that is how it should be with statues. The good ones bestow a certain kind of immortality on their subjects. What was there then will always be there because of the statue'
David Charters writing about the Liverpool Working Horse sculpted by Judy Boyt in "Remembering the Liverpool Carters"
May 11 2010 - Liverpool Daily Post
Judy Boyt is a sculptor and designer with a passion for the natural world. Her strong observational initial drawings are translated into sculpture using the 3D metal armatures as the ‘drawn line’. This is where the energy, character and spirit of the sculpture starts. She works from the ‘inside out’- the dynamics of the skeletal structure, adding the flesh and muscle, to the final skin layer - creating a sculpture that has presence and a soul, capturing the living essence in the final metal cast. “I want the sculptures to speak and have that energy that will excite the observer. I want to recreate the soul and power.”
Judy is presently adding to her considerable range of small and large sculptures with work that is more abstracted but still retains a recognisable figurative element. Epsom’s Evocation of Speed is the starting point for this style of work. She is presently working in collaboration with Tessa Campbell Fraser on The Royal Procession (life size carriage and four horses) for Ascot Racecourse. This new sculpture again reflects her more contemporary style.
Her work is equally suited for the landscape, cityscape or interiors and she has worked with architects, developers and Town Councils on many major projects. The Liverpool Working Horse monument was recently installed on the Albert Dock in Liverpool. The huge Aberdeen Angus Bull, The Black Prince, was installed in Morpeth, in the new Sanderson Arcade. (He now has his own Facebook page!)
Her largest bronze sculpture, ‘Rebellion’, (twice life size bronze horse) commissioned by Standard Life, is sited on top of his 100ft tower, East India House Offices, Middlesex Street, City of London.
Other notable public sculptures include ‘Evocation of Speed’ for Epsom and Ewell Borough Council, the large equine sculpture ‘Up to the Line’ for RedRow Developments, sited in the headquarters of Centrica, Windsor, and ‘Golden Miller’ sited at Cheltenham racecourse.
Judy designed and made the world famous Mitsubishi Motors silver trophy for prestigious Badminton Horse Trials.
Although the animal world features largely in Judy’s sculptures, the human figure is also becoming part of her extensive portfolio. She has sculpted a number of military figures for private and military clients, including a larger than life size Dutch Marine for their HQ in Dorn, The Netherlands, in collaboration with Peter Hicks Ltd.
HTV made a documentary on a year in Judy’s studio called ‘Going for Bronze’ following the making of ‘Up to the Line’ for Centrica headquarters in Windsor. This programme won numerous international film awards.
Judy, along with another artist and a writer, runs workshops and courses from her studio in Wiltshire.
Pieces are FOR SALE
contact Judy Boyt
for more information
Liverpool Working Horse Monument - cast in bronze
The equestrian events for the Olympics
The Morpeth Bull - locally known as Black Prince
Judy also has Galleries for:
Awards and Trophies
Qualifications and Positions held
FRBS Fellow of Royal Society of British Sculptors - 1998
SEA Member, Society of Equestrian Artists - 1989
MA Industrial Ceramic Design and management Studies - 1978
BA Hons Ceramics and Three Dimensional Design - 1976
Assistant Art Director – Boehm of Malvern and USA
Designer at Wedgwood of Barlaston, Stoke on Trent. (MA course)
Consultant to Art Consultancy - Kennet District Council
Consultant to Tara Fine China, Ireland
Freelance designer and sculptor – Border Fine Art Co Ltd
Expert Witness for copyright case (London)
Worked as artist in Schools project in Swindon with company ‘No added Sugar’
The British Sporting Art Award for Sculpture - 'Katarino' commissioned by Robert Waley Cohen
The British Sporting Art Trust Award for Sculpture -'The Violettas'
The British Sporting Art Trust Award - 'Evocation of Speed', Epsom.
The Royal British Sculptors Medal. The Sculpture of Outstanding Merit in London
‘Rebellion’ commissioned by Standard Life.
Sladmore Sculpture Award
International Trades Fair Award, Birmingham
The Heredities and Daily Telegraph Awards
TELEVISION, PUBLICATIONS and EDITORIAL INCLUDE
'Going for Bronze' | HTV - 2002 | Documentary about Judy Boyt which won two international awards for best short documentary.
The Times - 1997 | The Financial Times - 1997
Harpers and Queen - 1997 | Meridien TV - 1996
Good Housekeeping - 1995 | Riding Magazine - 1995
The Sporting Glories exhibition - 1994 | HTV The Wrap - 1994
Hello Magazine - 1994 | Horse and Hound - various articles
The Field - 1993 | Equestrian Sculptors - by Dr Robert Fountain - 1990
The Alchemy of bronze | Tony Birks 1999
British Sporting Art Trust - various articles
ART COLLEGES ATTENDED
University of Wolverhampton
North Staffordshire Polytechnic
Please contact us by phone or email:
T: 01380 818719
Award-winning Oxfordshire Garden Designer, Sarah Naybour, Has Planned Her Third Show Stand For David Harber's Internationally Renowned Sculptures And Sundials At The Rhs Chelsea Flower Show.
2015 will be the third consecutive year that Sarah Naybour has designed for David Harber at the Chelsea Flower Show, having won prestigious 5 star...
Tate Shows Off Sculpture And Pop In 2015 Programme
Sculpture is to take centre stage at the Tate galleries next year, with the first major retrospective in 20 years of Alexander Calder –...
garden art and sculpture
Our Garden Sculptures We have always wanted to ...
Marie Shepherd Sculpture
Marie Shepherd Sculpture Marie Shepherd ...
Biography Martin Hayward-Harris’ work has...
Elite Pond Covers By Shaun Mcpherson
ELITE POND COVERS bringing beauty and...
Majestic Steel Sculpture By Shaun Mcpherson
Majestic Steel Sculptures “Unique hand...
Doddington Hall And Gardens Saturday 2nd August To Sunday 7th September 2014
A stunning exhibition of over 300 pieces from...
FRESH AIR 2015 - Quenington Sculpture Exhibition from 14 June - 5 July 2015
FRESH AIR 2015 Exhibition Essentials The...
Chris Webb Sculptor - Carving His Way To 2014 Chelsea Flower Show
Renowned sculptor Chris Webb has now unveiled his...
Hatfield House The Great British Sculpture Show 2014
Hatfield House – the home of the 7th...
Michelle Castles Sculptor and Artist
Michelle graduated from the University of...
Copyright © THE SCULPTURE WEBSITE 2015
THE SCULPTURE WEBSITE, The Lilacs , Thurston Road , Great Barton , Suffolk, IP31 2PL, United Kingdom
by 7Soft/WSI Yorkshire
Garden Design in Suffolk
| All Part of
My Website Ltd.