Sculpting Lives: Elisabeth Frink
In this episode, we explore hidden narratives in Frink’s career, and consider how artists can be sidelined by the ‘art world’ yet remain popular with the public.
With contributions from:
· Simon Martin, Director, Pallant House Gallery
· Cathie Pilkington, R.A.
· Clare Lilley, Director of Programme, Yorkshire Sculpture Park
The sound recordings of Elisabeth Frink (00.00.27-00.00.42) are from Artists' Lives run by National Life Stories in partnership with the British Library. Audio (c) British Library Board
With thanks also to Dorset History Centre https://www.dorsetcouncil.gov.uk/libraries-history-culture/dorset-history-centre/dorset-history-centre.aspx
Image: Elisabeth Frink with Soldiers Head, courtesy of the Frink Estate
For works discussed in this episode and more photographs of Frink, see the @sculptinglives Instagram feed.