The Turra Coo – Charles Engebretsen – 2010 – Site – Place – Context – 2012

Charles Engebretsen was commissioned by Turriff Tourism Action Group to work with the community to create a work to commemorate the famous beast of Turriff the Turra Coo in Aberdeenshire. He created a bronze cast of a cow and then treated the metal to create a white overcoat. The work is based on the original coo … Continue reading

The Medals Project – First Year Sculpture and Environmental Art – Glasgow School of Art – 14th November 2011

Context This year SEA are taking part in the Student Medal Project, a competition run by The British Art Medal Society (BAMS). We are running it as a project for our first year students, and opening it up to students and staff from around the School. Bill Woodrow The (BAMS) Student Medal Project encourages and promotes the art of making medals … Continue reading