From Our Archive
From the archive: Cecil Thomas: Soldier Sculptor
A new project
02 Jul 2019Cecil Thomas: Soldier Sculptor is a National Lottery Heritage Funded project which will focus on the personal wartime experiences of Cecil Thomas FRBS (1885-1976), one of the Society’s most prestigious members whose papers, including his unpublished autobiography, are held in our archives, and whose...
From the Archive: Pioneering Women
Lady Feodora Gleichen (1861 - 1922)
01 Jul 2019Pioneering Women is a research project designed to shine a spotlight on the lives, careers and legacies of the talented and extraordinary women at the heart of the Royal Society of Sculptors. Each month in our Shape & Form enewsletter, our Research Curator, Rosamund Lily West will share with you...
From the archive: The Festival of Britain
Rosamund Lily West, our Research Curator explores our involvement with the festival of 1951
24 Jun 2019The Great Exhibition Road Festival 2019 is a three-day festival in South Kensington. The festival offers a programme bringing together the science and the arts, echoing the vision that Queen Victoria and Prince Albert had for the 1851 Great Exhibition, two centuries on from their birth in 1819. The...