Alexander Stoddart


Alexander Stoddart

Alexander Stoddart (born in Edinburgh, 1959) is a Scottish sculptor.

Life

Although born in Edinburgh, Stoddart grew up in Paisley and continues to work there.

He attended Glasgow School of Art from 1976 to 1980 and then continued postgraduate studies at the University of Glasgow. He is Honorary Professor in the Department of Arts and Media at the University of Paisley. [cite web|title =Alexander Stoddart CV| url =http://www.alexanderstoddart.com/biography/cv.html | accessdate = 2008-01-06 ] .

Works

Stoddart has been influenced by the sculptural works of John Mossman in the city of Glasgow and worked for a time with

His monument to John Witherspoon stands in Paisley, with a copy outside Princeton University.

During 2000 to 2002 he worked on sculptures in the renovated Queen's Gallery at Buckingham Palace. [cite web|publisher=Jubilee Journal |title =The Queen's Gallery | url =http://www.royal.gov.uk/textonly/Page1227.asp | accessdate = 2008-01-06 ]

His sculpture of Adam Smith will be unveiled in Edinburgh in 2008. [cite web|publisher=Morris Singer Art Founders |title =Adam Smith by Sandy Stoddart | url =http://www.msaf.co.uk/news-adamsmith.htm | accessdate = 2008-01-06 ]

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