Wren Hughes - Welded Steel Sculpture





Wren Hughes was born in Yorkshire in 1955. She studied sculpture in the studios of Sally Arnup and the late John Skeaping RA from 1972-74, and with James Butler RA at the City and Guilds of London Art School from 1974-77, where she received a Fina Art Diploma in Sculpture.

Wren was employed by the Fiorini Bronze Foundry in 1978-79 during which time she worked on Henry Moore's sculptures.

She has exhibited in art fairs and galleries internationally - Washington, Paris, New York, Channel Islands and various venues in London including the Royal Academy. Collections include Southwark Cathedral and the late Sir Roger de Grey, President of the Royal Academy.

Some exhibitions:

June 2017 Fresh Air, Quenington, Gloucestershire

May 2017 Oxford Artweeks

November 2016 Open Studio at 232 Iffley road

September 2016 Oxford Art Society SJE

March 2016 Magdalen Arms. Exhibition of paintings

May 2016 Oxford Artweeks SJE

2015 Fresh air 2015, Gloucestershire

2014 Streetlight festival

2014 Oxford Artweeks

2014 Magdalen road studios exhibition at the O3 Gallery Oxford

2013 Art in Woodstock

2012 Oxford Artweeks

2010 The Sculpture Garden, Guilford (May 1-31, 2010)

2010 Oxford Artweeks

2009 Fresh Air 2009, Gloucestershire

2008 North Wall Arts Centre, Oxford

2007 Fresh Air 2007, Gloucestershire

2007 McKenzie Wylie Contemporary Art Exhibition, Cirencester

2006 Inholmes, Hungerford

2006 Big Shed Art Show, Aldeburgh, Suffolk

2006 Iffley Road, Oxford

2006 Oxford Artweeks

2005 The Abbey, Sutton Courtenay

2004 Studio Exhibition

2004 Oxford Artweeks

2001 Oxford Artweeks

1997 Studio, Stanton Harcourt

1994 Studio, Stanton Harcourt

1992 Adam Gallery, London

1987 Southwark Cathedral, London

1984 Southwark Cathedral, London

1983 Dovedale Studios, London

1982 Dovedale Studios, London

1981 Fortescue Swann Galleries, London

1979 Wexford Festival, Ireland