Louise Giblin (1963-) is based in East Sussex, UK. As a Member of the Royal British Society of Sculptors, her sculpture and drawings sell internationally.
Louise grew up on the Isle of Wight then studied Sculpture B.A. and the History and Theory of Modern Art M.A at Brighton Polytechnic and Chelsea; tutors included Antony Gormley.
As a world leading body cast sculptor, subject matter is the human form and models include top sports people, media stars, politicians, musicians, dancers, businessmen and pregnant women.
Body Casting Olympians, London 2012
Louise cast top athletes’ torsos for Body Casting Olympians, Mall Galleries, and British Olympic Foundation Balls: Beth Tweddle MBE (right), Dame Kelly Holmes, Sally Gunnell OBE, Kriss Akabusi MBE, and Paralympian swimmer Darren Leach. Sales supported Headfirst charity. Beth Tweddle’s sculpture was displayed at Museum of Liverpool during 2013 following presentation of one of the limited edition to the athlete at a national Press conference.
Living Legends/Lest We Forget, London November 2014
This solo exhibition comprised 2 years work. Living Legends is a series including sculptures of Michael Portillo, skier and philanthropist Heather Mills, ITV’s Dancing On Ice skater Daniel Whiston, Duncan Goodhew MBE, Olympian and ex-Chairman of the British Olympic Association Lord Colin Moynihan and Soul singer Reuben Richards. Lest We Forget - is a hand cast collaboration ending 2018 with serving and ex-military personnel who have each served in a different war. The projects support Lords Taverners and the Royal British Legion charities through sales.