Contemporary sculptors at the British Museum.
4 October 2008 – 25 January 2009. Admission free.
Ron Mueck's technician Charlie Clarke talks of Mueck's technical proficiency, the detail of his sculpting process and the importance of scale. Neil MacGregor (Director of the British Museum) wonders at the limitless nature of what can be achieved in sculpture with scale, materials and texture.
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Gormley on the British Museum as the foundation of sculpture.
Hirst on the symbolism of the skull and its relevance across cultures.
On Mueck's large scale sculpture, displayed next to the Easter Island statue.
Noble and Webster's twist on the mummification of animals.
Marc Quinn reveals his latest piece, inspired by ancient Greek sculpture.