Louise Giblin - Body Cast Sculptor

 

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-
Gallery DIFFERENT Percy St , London W1T 1DR         November 7-15 2014


This solo exhibition comprises 2 years work. Living Legends includes 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 - a hand cast collaboration with 10 serving and ex-military personnel who have each served in a different war. The show supports Lords Taverners and the Royal British Legion charities through sales. Free entry.

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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 -WWII, Cold War, Kosovo, Afghanistan