Muhammad Ali comes to Oswestry!
13th June 2011
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A stunning work of sculpture is on it's way as Oswestry's Willow Gallery welcomes Muhammad Ali - a breathtaking piece as part of the Sculpture For Sport initiative.

"SCULPTURE FOR SPORT is a partnership between a great sports sculptor and one of the UK's leading art foundries. A collaboration between artist and artisans evolved over many years merging creative passion with practical experience."
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"I saw an incredible duality. Ferocity and tranquility, rage and peace running down two sides of the mighty boxer's stance. I saw a giant, towering like the tallest building, I felt the heat and the energy through the veins and recoiled muscles but I also saw the most moving calmness."    

Andrew Edwards

Watch the You Tube video of the construction.

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A quick introduction - I'm John Waine, Director of TheBestOfOswestry. Having lived in this beautiful area for around 20 years now, I have decided to stay. :)

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