Rings Exhibition Lord of Museum Toll-Gates

The Lord of the Rings exhibition opened at London’s Science Museum in September, and has already proven to be the most successful show in the institution’s history. Developed and presented by Te Papa, over 14,000 advance tickets were sold prior to the public opening of the show that looks behind the scenes at the technical and artistic achievement underpinning the trilogy. Master of effects, Richard Taylor: “Without a doubt it was the biggest challenge of my career […] This will be watched by grandparents with grandchildren on their knees 60 years from now.”

 

 


Tags: Lord of the Rings (The)  Richard Taylor  Te Papa  Yahoo! News  

Artist Gill Gatfield Smashes the Glass Ceiling

Artist Gill Gatfield Smashes the Glass Ceiling

New Zealand artist Gill Gatfield is profiled in the latest World Sculpture News magazine, with particular focus on her latest work created in glass, which was exhibited in February this year…