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Antony Gormley is a British artist known for his exploration about the human body’s relationship to space. View Antony Gormley’s 916 artworks on artnet. Find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks for sale, the latest news, and sold auction prices. See available sculpture, prints and multiples, and works on paper for sale and learn about the artist.
‘Untitled (for Francis)’, Antony Gormley, 1985 | Tate
Artwork page for ‘Untitled (for Francis)’, Antony Gormley, 1985 This sculpture is a plaster mould of the artist’s body, reinforced with fiber glass and encased in a skin of soldered lead. Gormley uses his own body to examine the physical and spiritual relationships between humankind and the natural world. He says: ‘sculpture, for me, uses the physical as a means to talk about the spirit…a visual means to refer to things which cannot be seen’ .