Presence: Sculpture And The Portrait
Presence: Sculpture and the Portrait
Explores the peculiar power of the sculpted portrait and where that power comes from.
Presence- beautiful, dark, even grotesque at times, is an intriguing investigation of the uncanny presence in portrait sculptures
- Sculpture Magazine
About the Author
Dr Alexander Sturgis is the new Director of the Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology. Dr Sturgis has had a distinguished career as the Director of the Holburne Museum, Bath, since 2005 and previously held various posts over 15 years at the National Gallery, London, including Exhibitions and Programmes Curator from 1999 2005.