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    • The work of an Artist• Angus Taylor• South African Sculptor
    • What does Taylor do?• Tackles materials and scale that most sculptors would prefer to avoid• Uses gigantic slate figures set into landscapes• Constructs form that alludes to human form without describing it• Makes reference to traditional crafting techniques• Uses these techniques in a contemporary manner and style
    • Examples of SculpturesHomage to Hermes, permanent slate installation, Apple MacHead Quarters, Johannesburg (2009)
    • Using slate• Homage to Hermes, permanent slate installation, Whistler, Canada (2010)
    • Using SlateHier, a permanent slate installation at Bantry Bay, Cape Town (2009)
    • Other materialsLayers of being, 2012, Rammed earth, steel and stone
    • Using Stone
    • The Making of ‘Grounded’Angus Taylor & DSW team ramming "Grounded 1" & "Gro
    • Platinum Square, Rustenburg (2012) Cast Bronze and Granite
    • Platinum Square, Rustenburg (2012) Cast Bronze and Granite