USUK International Cast Iron Sculpture Symposium at Butley Mills Studios
Chair of the Sculpture Department at the Kansas City Art Institute, Michael David Wickerson, will participate in the 9th USUK Symposium at Butley Studio in Suffolk, England. Alongside fifteen artists selected internationally, Wickerson will have the opportunity to produce new cast iron artworks using traditional and experimental methods. This event will conclude with a Public Iron Pour and Group Exhibition. Please view www.corallambert.com/usuk2008.htm for details regarding selected artists and their proposed artworks.
USUK was founded in 1997 by Sculptor Coral Lambert and over the past ten years has traveled to many different places including Wales, England and in America, New Orleans, Minnesota and New York. The 1st, 3rd and 5th USUK were hosted by Sculptor Laurence Edwards and the artists of Yew Tree Farm in Suffolk, England. They are excited to have the 9th USUK Symposium held at their new home of Butley Mills Studios. Situated two hours north east of London, the studios look out over the Tilde River, Orford Ness surrounded by farmland and ancient Oak woodland.