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Monday, 8 September 2008

Making mark for 25 years

It is now 25 years since the late Jonathan Plephs saw his vision begin to take shape when, along with the help of the late Chris Allen, he formed the start of Tout Quarry Sculpture Park.

From small beginings, the old quarry soon became a mecca for sculptors of renown such as Anthony Gormley and students who all worked in situ, leaving behind their legacies in Portland stone.

To mark this milestone, a symposium entitled A Threshold of Time has been held, attracting artists from far and wide to Tout Quarry.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Monday, 5th September 2008

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