Parndon Mill plinth

Parndon Mill plinth

The Parndon Mill plinth hosts a different sculpture each season by artist studio-holders at Parndon Mill.
Twofold

Twofold

 Twofold combines the form of Michelangelo’s David with a curving line from a 1925 Kandinsky drawing. In one rotation David is visible and in another, it is Kandinsky’s abstract squiggle. The artist is often inspired by the canon of classical sculpture and its...
Magic Jumping Bean

Magic Jumping Bean

Tim Shutter was born in Cambridge in 1954 and works predominantly in stone. Magic Jumping Bean is based on a design for a capsule of 50 ‘happy spheres’, intended to promote a sense of wellbeing. It was commissioned by the Harlow Health Centres Trust for...
Ports of Call I, XII, XV

Ports of Call I, XII, XV

Jonathan Clarke (b.1961) was apprenticed under his father, the sculptor Geoffrey Clarke and began exhibiting his own work in the early 1980s. His work often takes inspiration from social, spiritual and mythological subject matter. Ports of Call I, XII, XV are three of...
Julia

Julia

Rubinstein was born in Berlin in 1931. Julia was acquired by the Trust in 1995. There was once an attempted theft of the bronze cast, then located behind Moot House in the Stow. Luckily, a resident noticed thieves making off with the sculpture in a wheelie bin, and...