David Norris (Retired) FRSS
A former vice-president of the Royal Society of British Sculptors, David Norris produces large and small scale work, both in the round and in relief, cast in bronze and other precious metals. He is experienced in civic, commemorative, commercial and private commissions. Recent work includes three stainless steel features for Norwegian Cruise Lines, a bronze figure of Sir William Lyons for Jaguar in Coventry, and a bronze group of swans landing for Procter & Gamble.
Born in Brazil, David Norris studied sculpture at the Royal Academy Schools, London, winning the portraiture medal and the Landseer prize for composition. Working from his studio in Putney, London, he works on both figurative and abstract pieces, concentrating on architectural and landscape bronzes and stainless steel pieces. He undertakes corporate and private commissions. His work ranges from large to small, in the round and relief, in bronze, stainless steel and precious metals. The human figure and birds feature largely in his compositions.