Olivia Musgrave (b.1958)

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About

Olivia Musgrave

Olivia Musgrave

b.1958

Olivia Musgrave was born in Dublin in 1958, her father was Irish and her mother is Greek. She lives and works in London and Suffolk.

Large works are usually in an edition of 3 and smaller pieces in editions of 9. A selection of sculptures are held in the gallery and her studio which can be viewed by appointment. Other pieces would have to be cast to order, a process which takes approximately 6 weeks.

The gallery has published a book in hard and softback editions, please contact the gallery for details

A short film about Olivia is available to view: http://filmstudiolondon.com/movies/musgrave/

Olivia Musgrave born in Dublin in 1958 and currently lives and works in London and Suffolk

Her father is Irish and mother Greek. She studied sculpture a the City & Guilds of London under Allan Sly. Her work is drawn both from life and from the imagination where she draws inspiration from Greek mythology. In artistic terms, Musgrave has been influenced by 20th Century Italian sculptors, including Marini, Martini, Greco and Manzu. Alongside her personal work, she has completed a number of portrait and public commissions in bronze. She is a member of both the Royal Society of British Sculptors and the Society of Portrait Sculptors.

A short film about Olivia is available to view: http://filmstudiolondon.com/movies/musgrave/

Archive

<i>Seated Amazon Smelling a Rose</i> Bronze 24 x 22 x 6 ins, (61 x 60 x 15 cm)  £6,800
<i>Amazon Queen</i> 2016 Bronze 11 x 9¾ x 4 ins,
<i>Amazon Gazing at the Stars, Maquette</i> 2014 Bronze 9¾ x 6¾ x 3 ins,
<i>Amazon  Gazing at the Stars</i> 2014 Bronze 12½ x 7½ x 4½ ins,
<i>Amazon Queen on Rearing Horse</i> 2016 Bronze 24¼ x 21 x 9½ ins,
<i>Away, Away Across the Sea</i> 2016 Bronze 11 x 15 x 4½ ins,
<i>I Heard the Siren Sing My Song</i> 2016 Bronze 19½ x 11½ x 8½ ins,
<i>Persephone with Pomegranate</i> 2016 Bronze 13 x 19 x 7½ ins,
<i>Amazon with Dog Maquette</i> 2016 Bronze 9½ x 10½ x 3½ ins,
<i>We Need to Talk I</i> 2015 Bronze 11½ x 15 x 4½ ins,
<i>Amazon with Bird</i> 2016 Bronze 18¼ x 26 x 9½ ins,
<i>Two Amazons on Horse Back</i> 2016 Bronze 20 x 13 x 7 ins,
<i>Standing Amazon with Flowers</i> 2016 Bronze 16¼ x 11 x 4½ ins,
<i>Crossing the Line</i> 2016 Bronze 14 x 22 x 18 ins,
<i>We Need to Talk II</i> 2015 Bronze 25 x 20½ x 8½ ins,
<i>Amazon with Roses</i> 2016 Bronze 15 x 13¾ x 7 ins,
<i>Europa & The Bull</i> 2016 Bronze 18 x 13 x 7 ins,
<i>Amazon With Dog</i> 2016 Bronze 23¼ x 25 x 9½ ins,
<i>Amazon Gazing at the Stars</i> 2016 Bronze 47 x 20 x 50 ins,
<i>A Balancing Act</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 16¾ x 6½ x 8 ins, (42.55 x 16.51 cms)
<i>We Need To Talk II</i> 2015 Bronze, Edition of 9 20½ x 25 x 8½ ins, (52.07 x 63.50 cms)
<i>The Hungry Goat</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 15¼ x 11 x 7 ins, (38.74 x 27.94 cms)
<i>Amazon with Bird</i> Bronze, Edition of 3 59 x 48 x 13 ins, (149.86 x 121.92 cms)
<i>Europa & the Bull</i> Bronze, Edition of 7 15 x 21 x 7 ins, (38.10 x 53.34 cms)
<i>Seated Horse</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 15½ x 12 x 11 ins, (39.37 x 30.48 cms)
<i>Standing Amazon with Horse</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 16¼ x 14 x 8½ ins, (41.28 x 35.56 cms)
<i>Odalisque</i> 2004 Bronze, Edition of 9 9½ x 19½ x 6 ins, (24.13 x 49.53 cms)
<i>Second Horses</i> 2004 Bronze, Edition of 9 21 x 8 x 13½ ins, (53.34 x 20.32 cms)
<i>The Conversation</i> 2004 Bronze, Edition of 9,  1 available 17 x 22½ x 10 ins, (43.18 x 57.15 cms)
<i>The Three Graces</i> 2004 Bronze, Edition of 9 12 x 11 x 5½ ins, (30.48 x 27.94 cms)
<i>Amazon Gazing at the Stars</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 9 12½ x 7½ x 4½ ins, (31.75 x 19.05 cms)
<i>Amazon Gazing at the Stars (maquette)</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 9 9¾ x 6¾ x 3 ins, (24.77 x 17.15 cms)
<i>Amazon Queen</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 9 11 x 9¾ x 4 ins, (27.94 x 24.77 cms)
<i>Girl with Urn</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 9 27 x 9 x 5 ins, (68.58 x 22.99 cms)
<i>Small Horse</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 9 8¾ x 9 x 3 ins, (22.23 x 23.01 cms)
<i>Elephant in the Room 1</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 12 9½ x 9½ x 3½ ins, (24.13 x 24.13 cms)
<i>Elephant in the Room 2</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 12 9½ x 10 x 3½ ins, (24.13 x 25.40 cms)
<i>Amazon Reading Leaning on Horse</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 15 x 12 x 11 ins, (38.10 x 30.48 cms)
<i>Large Amazon Reading on Horse</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 41 x 33 x 12 ins, (104.14 x 83.82 cms)
<i>Amazon Leading Horse</i> 2009 Bronze, Edition of 9 28 x 45 x 14½ ins, (71.12 x 114.30 cms)
<i>Reclining Nude</i> 2014 Bronze, Edition of 9 8½ x 15¾ x 4¾ ins, (21.59 x 40.01 cms)
<i>Pomona</i> 2006 Bronze, Edition of 9 22 x 7 x 5 ins, (55.88 x 17.78 cms)
<i>Amazon Warrior on Rearing Horse</i> Bronze, Edition of 9 16½ x 13½ x 5 ins, (41.91 x 34.29 cms)
<i>Amazon Smelling a Rose I</i> 15¼ x 11½ x 4¾ ins, (38.74 x 29.21 cms)
<i>Amazon Smelling a Rose II</i> 15¾ x 16 x 6 ins, (40.01 x 40.64 cms)

Biography

Solo Exhibitions

2014 Work in Progress, John Martin Gallery Chelsea, London
2012 The Fates, John Martin Gallery Chelsea, London
2009 The Seven Deadly Sins & Other Sculptures, John Martin Gallery, London
2008 Jorgensen Fine Art, Dublin, Ireland
2006 Taking Flight, John Martin Gallery, London
2004 Recent Work, John Martin Gallery Chelsea, London
2002 Sculptures 2000-2002, John Martin Gallery, London
2002 Group and Solo Exhibitions Jorgensen Fine Art, Dublin,
1997 Solo Exhibition, John Martin Gallery, London

Group Exhibitions

2008 London Art Fair, John Martin Gallery, London
2007 Royal Hibernian Academy, Summer Exhibition
2005 Summer Exhibition, John Martin Gallery, London
2005 ArtLondon, John Martin Gallery
2004 The Stuff of Magic, John Martin Gallery, London
2003 Royal West of England Academy, Bristol
2002 The Discerning Eye, The Mall Galleries
2002 Royal Hibernian Academy, Summer Exhibition
1997 Royal Hibernian Academy, Summer Exhibition
1997 Jorgensen Fine Art, Dublin, Mixed & Solo Exhibition
1997 The Boyle Arts Festival with Melanie le Brocquy
1996 Christopher Hull Gallery, Two-Man Exhibition
1996 Young British Sculptors, Beaux Arts Gallery, Bath
1995 The Discerning Eye, The Mall Galleries
1994 Royal Academy, Summer Exhibition
1992 Royal Academy Summer Exhibition
1992 Christopher Hull Gallery, Two-Man Exhibition
1991 Sculptor’s Drawings, Stephen Bartley Gallery
1989 The Discerning Eye, The Mall Galleries

Awards

1986 The Fedora Gleichen Award, Royal Society of British Sculptors
1986 The Rodney Burns Drawing Award

Public Collections

Boots Plc.
The National Bank of Greece
The National Self-Portrait Collection of Ireland
Oxford Business School, Oxford University
Irish Guide Dogs for the Blind
University of Limerick

Films

Olivia Musgrave talks about her work

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Photos