Considering Art Podcast – Nicola Hicks, sculptor

In this podcast, eminent UK sculptor and drawer Nicola Hicks talks about the privilege of having both parents as artists, her difficulties fitting in at school, the problems of early success, her raw sculpting style, the darkness of her subject matter, and how working on her latest exhibition, Dump Circus, helped her through the anxiety she felt during lockdown.

Nicola Hicks talking with Bob Chaundy

Accompanying images on consideringart.com

Circus Horse, 2008
Banker II, 2009
Relic, 2014
Have Storm Need Port (Crow Dance) 2015
From Dump Circus, 2021

Dump Circus is showing at Flowers Gallery East 13 October – 18 December 2021

All images are ©Nicola Hicks and courtesy Flowers Gallery

Top photo of Nicola Hicks is by Antonio Parente

Music: Ibiza by MBB | https://soundcloud.com/mbbofficial

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