Louise Giblin - Body Cast Sculptor

 

Louise Giblin (1963-), Member of the Royal British Society of Sculptors, is a world leading body cast sculptor. Her subject matter is the human form and her models include top sports people, celebrities and war veterans. 

The artist grew up on the Isle of Wight, studied Sculpture BA Hons at Brighton Polytechnic and History and Theory of Modern Art MA at Chelsea College of Art and Design, London. Her tutors included Antony Gormley.

Based in East Sussex UK, her sculpture and drawings are exhibited and sell internationally. She is selected as one of the artists to represent UK at the Florence Biennale, October 2015.
 

Olympians 2012
Louise cast five top athletes 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.


Subsequent models - TV presenter 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, Soul singer Reuben Richards, Lord Ashcroft and British ski jump legend Eddie ‘The Eagle’ Edwards.
 

Lest We Forget 2018
This project comprises a hand and body cast collaboration with serving and ex-Military each having served in a different war. Amongst those already cast for the project are Paralympic skier John Kirk MBE and Paralympian cyclist Jon-Allan Butterworth.
 

Louise’s high profile projects support charities through sales.

BodyCastSculptor YouTube channel
Twitter:@Louise_Giblin     

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Louise Giblin and Dame Kelly Holmes sculpture - image by Sean Aiden

Louise Giblin working on her Dame Kelly Holmes torso (top). Olympian gymnast Beth Tweddle MBE with her sculpture. Copyright Museum of Liverpool. Lest We Forget plaques (below).

Lest We Forget -WWII, Cold War, Kosovo, Afghanistan