Antony Gormley

Born Aug 30, 1950

Sir Antony Mark David Gormley, OBE, is a British sculptor. His works include the Angel of the North, a public sculpture in Gateshead in the north of England, commissioned in 1994 and erected in February 1998; Another Place on Crosby Beach near Liverpool; and Event Horizon, a multipart site installation which premiered in London in 2007, around Madison Square in New York City, in 2010, in São Paulo, Brazil, in 2012, and in Hong Kong in 2015–16.
In 2008, The Daily Telegraph ranked Gormley number four in their list of the "100 most powerful people in British culture".
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“I want people to be excited about cooling towers and megasheds; they're as much part of our history as the rural barn.”

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