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John Clinch

Born at Folkstone, Kent, he studied fine Art at Kingston School of Art, 1951-55, and sculpture at the Royal college of Art, 1957-61.

Awarded the Sir Richard Sainsbury Scholarship, 1962, and the winner of the Arts Council Major Award, 1979, he has participated in group exhibitions since 1960 and held his first one-man show in 1982. In 1989 he received the Welsh Arts Council Travel Award.

His multi-figure, polychrome group in glass reinforced polyester, Wish You Were Here (1983-4), was commissioned for the International Garden Festival at Liverpool.

His work in Glasgow is represented by Winchers Stance, Buchanan Bus Station (1994).

He was elected an ARBS and ARCA.


Works in our Database:
1: Killermont Street (Cowcaddens),
Buchanan Bus Station
Wincher's Stance (1994)
Sculptor: J Clinch
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