Wave Tunnel, 2008
Maggi Hambling was born in Sudbury, Suffolk, in 1945. After studying with Lett Haines and Cedric Morris, she attended Ipswich and Camberwell Schools of Art and the Slade School of Fine Art. A sculptor, painter and printmaker renowned for her portraits, paintings of the sea and sculptures, her work can be seen in the collections of the British Museum; Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge; Imperial War Museum; National Gallery; Tate Gallery; Victoria and Albert Museum and the Yale Center for British Art. In 2005, she was awarded the Marsh Award for Excellence in Public Sculpture for Scallop, her sculpture commemorating Benjamin Britten on the Aldeburgh Beach. Lives in London and Suffolk.
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