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Antony Caro at " Sculpture in the Close" in Cambridge and at the same time at International Sculpture Route in Amsterdam.


Antony Caro, artist- teacher at Jesus College in Cambridge: Exhibition " Sculpture in the Close grounds of Jesus College in Cambridge. UK.
Antony Caro, in Amsterdam: Black Russian, painted steal. Exhibition Artzuid  International Sculpture Route Amsterdam 2011.
                                              Antony Caro, in Jesus College Cambridge.




                                                        Jesus College in Cambridge. 
                             "Sculpture in the Close grounds of Jesus College"

Antony Caro ( 1924 ) obtained a degree in Engineering from Cambridge before turning to sculpture in 1946. He became an assistant to his master Henri Moore and exactly like him, went on to teach and be an example for the next generation of sculptors.





The only is that he radicaly changed his work after a visit to David Smith in the USA. Whereas his teacher Henri Moore only used stone and bronze, Anthony Caro went for industrial materials, iron, sheets and beams, or as in this case half of a shipping buoy. This is his continuing with his original training as an engineer.
Antony Caro at Artzuid International Sculpture Route Amsterdam 2011.




The sheets and beems are welded together and painted the same colour. The results is sculptures as abstract compositions at a demarcate space and as two-dimentional shapes which integrate the sculpture with its surroundings.

    Antony Caro. Sculpture in the Close grounds of Jesus College Cambridge.




                                        Anthony Caro at Artzuid Amsterdam.



























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