‘Amy & Alice, Two Sculptors, Two Stories’ – Sue Bucklow & Phylida Shaw
Tuesday 16th July
Doors 7pm Talk 7.30pm
Sculptors Alice Meredith Williams and Amy Singer, were connected both by their training in Paris and the Singer’s foundry here in Frome, where so much of Alice’s work was cast. Yet they never knew each other.
Writer, Phyllida Shaw will share her research into the work of Alice Meredith Williams, which includes the Scottish National War Memorial at Edinburgh Castle and Casting The World Curator, Sue Bucklow, will shed some light on the little acknowledged life and work of Amy Singer , daughter of John Webb Singer, who shared a studio with Camille Claudel and was mentored by Rodin.
via Frome Festival Box office