William Burns PYE

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1938-07-16
Education Charterhouse, Wimbledon Sch of Art, Sch of Sculpture RCA
Publications N/A
Recreations playing the flute
Clubs N/A
Style William Pye
Career sculptor; visiting prof Calif State Univ 1975-76; made films Reflections 1971, From Scrap to Sculpture 1971; elected pres Hampshire Sculpture Tst 2002; FRBS, Hon FRIBA, >ir< Zemran (South Bank London), King's Cross House Cmmn (Pentonville Rd London), water sculpture (Aston Univ Campus), mural at Vauxhall railway stn, Slipstream and Jetstream water sculptures (Gatwick North Terminal), Curlicue (Greenland Dock London Docklands), Chalice (Fountain Square, 123 Buckingham Palace Rd), Orchid (The Peacocks Woking), Aventino (Mercury House London), Cristos (St Christopher's Place London), Flyover (M25 Clacket Lane Service Station), Downpour (Br Embassy Muskat Oman), Derby Cascade (Market Square Derby), Cader Idris (Cardiff), Aquarena (Millennium Square Bristol), Wilton House (Wilts), Nat Botanic Garden of Wales, Jubilee Fountain (Lincoln's Inn London), eight features for water gardens Alnwick Castle, Colisée Pyramid (Le Colisée St Ouen Paris), Jefferson (Louisville Kentucky), Mesa (Phoenix Arizona), Eastgate (Cincinnati Ohio), Regency (Racine Wisconsin), San-Mateo (California), Kagoshima City (Japan), Hong Kong Int Airport, font for Salisbury Cathedral; >ir< incl: Arts Cncl of GB, MOMA NY, Contemporary Art Soc, Royal Albert Museum Exeter, Birmingham City Art Gallery, Szepmuveszeti Museum Budapest, Graves Art Gallery Sheffield, National Museum of Wales, Utsukushi-ga-hara Open Air Museum Japan, Nat Portrait Gallery; >ir< incl: Redfern Gallery London 1966, 1969, 1973 and 1975, Bertha Schaefer Gallery NY 1970, Bear Lane Gallery Oxford 1972, Ikon Gallery Birmingham 1975, Morgan Thomas Gallery LA 1976, Yorkshire Sculpture Park 1978, Winchester Great Hall 1979, Welsh Touring Exhbn 1980, London Business Sch 1986, The Rotunda One Exchange Square Hong Kong 1987, New Art Centre Roche Ct 2004, England Gallery 2008; >ir< incl: Towards Art II (Arts Cncl Gallery), Internationale der Zeichnung (Darmstadt), Middleheim 10th Biennale of Sculpture (Antwerp), British Sculptors '72 (RA), British Painting and Sculpture Today (Indianapolis Museum of Art), Royal Jubilee Exhbn of Contemporary British Sculpture (London), Budapest Int Exhbn of Small Sculpture (Prix de Sculpture), British Sculpture in the 20th Century (Whitechapel Art Gallery), Welsh Sculpture Tst Inaugural Exhbn (Margam Park, Port Talbot), 6th Henry Moore Grand Prize Exhbn (Br nomination, Utsukushi-ga-hara Museum Japan), Chelsea Harbour Sculpture '93, sculpture at Schönthal Switzerland, Tate Britain 2004; >ir< Prix de Sculpture Budapest In Sculpture Exhbn 1981, Vauxhall Mural Competition 1983, Peace Sculpture Competition (for Ackers Park Small Heath Birmingham) 1984, Art at Work Award Wapping Arts Tst (for Sculpture at Gatwick Airport) 1988, Assoc of Business Sponsorship of the Arts Award 1988, Royal UENO Award Japan 1989
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