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Saturday 02 December 2023

Brighton Aids Memorial Statue Creator and Designer Romany Mark Bruce Is Set To Release New Book and Works

Next year promises the release of new works from Brighton artist Romany Mark Bruce, creator and designer of Brighton & Hove's  Aids memorial statue TAY. 
Credit: Romany Mark Bruce

With World Aids Day on 1st December, TAY has become one of Brighton's most iconic pieces.

Romany describes himself as 'the sculptor who paints'. His career has spanned from originally training as a lawyer, specialising in brain injury to today where as a professional artist, this background still has enormous influence over his subject matter and thought processes. 

Romany is a fascinating man with a natural talent and his forthcoming bookSculpting Colour, exhibitions and events are much anticipated.

His obsession with the brain, the body and how the muscles work has had a huge influence on Bruce's figurative abstract impressionist pieces, both in art and sculpture.

Romany's latest works display his detailed focus with abstract expressionism as well as the powerful impact of colour in art. 

With a distinctive style and talent that has attracted art critics throughout the world, Romany's artistic influence continues to develop with ongoing projects. 

His art was also chosen to feature across Paris for the Paris Metropolitan Exhibition. / 
 
Early 2024 promises more exciting releases from Romany, including a painting to be auctioned for the Francesco Foundation and the publication of his art book, entitled Sculpting Colour.

by: Mike Cobley




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