Thinking of taking a sculpture course? In need of some inspiration? We searched high and low to bring you nine of the most amazing sculptures out there. Forget Madame Tussauds, these are so life-like we can’t quite believe they aren’t real. If this doesn’t inspire you to dig out that apron and get back to the classroom, nothing will.
Couple under an umbrella – Ron Mueck
Balance – Carole Feuerman
Desolation – Jamie Salmon
Woman with shopping bags – Ron Mueck
The carrier – Patricia Piccinini
The traveller – Duane Hanson
Painting the burning fence – Tip Tokand
Woman and child – Sam Jinks
Mask – Ron Mueck
If you’re ready to have a go for yourself, you are in the right place. With plenty of different sculpture courses listed on our site, whether you are looking for an evening class or a full time degree, we’re sure we’ve got something to bring out your artistic side.
Jane McGuire received her BA (English) from the University of Loughborough. A yoga enthusiast with a sweet tooth, in her spare time you will probably find Jane in the gym or online shopping.