During 2022-2023 Art UK Public Art Volunteers continued to capture some of the UK's newest unveilings. Momentous events and people reflected in Art.


Those sculptures dedicated to Women - Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy , Mary Anning, Ada Lovelace, Margaret Thatcher, Virginia Woolf, Elaine Morgan, Susannah Wesley and Licoricia of Winchester


Sculptures of Famous men: Bobby Ball, Brian Epstein, Jack Charlton, Khun Vichai Sriaddhanaprabha


Monuments and Memorials to Windrush, The Manchester Bombing, and Kindertransport.
And a few works covered by murals of Queen Elizabeth II, Grayson Perry, in memory of June Brown or the incredible wall of Icons at the Diversity Dance Studio.

Artists featured in this Curation: Hazel Reeves, Bronze Age Sculpture Casting Foundry, Basil Watson (b.1958), Denise Dutton, Gnasher, Andy Scott (b.1964), Holly Bendall (b.1993), Ian Wolter (b.1966), Andrew Small, Luke Perry (b.1983), and 67 more
62 artworks
Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy (1833–1918)
© the artist. Image credit: Margaret Lawless / Art UK

Elizabeth Wolstenholme Elmy (1833–1918) 2022

Hazel Reeves and Bronze Age Sculpture Casting Foundry

Bronze & clay

H 149 cm

The National Windrush Monument
© the artist. Image credit: Colleen Rowe Harvey / Art UK

The National Windrush Monument 2022

Basil Watson (b.1958)

Bronze

Mary Anning (1799–1847)
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Barry de Morgan / Art UK

Mary Anning (1799–1847) 2022

Denise Dutton

Bronze

Wall of Icons
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Wall of Icons 2022

Gnasher

Paint

Sergio Agüero (b.1988)
© the artist. Image credit: Martin Henderson / Art UK

Sergio Agüero (b.1988) 2022

Andy Scott (b.1964)

Galvanised steel

Waiting for Fish
© the artist. Image credit: Bruce Hobbs / Art UK

Waiting for Fish 2022

Holly Bendall (b.1993)

Bronze

Kindertransport
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Kindertransport 2022

Ian Wolter (b.1966)

Bronze

Can You See Us
© the artist. Image credit: Timm Cleasby

Can You See Us 2022

Andrew Small

Prismatic reflective rectangles

Fighting from Home
© the artist. Image credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

Fighting from Home 2022

Luke Perry (b.1983)

Galvanised steel wire

Lanark's Mighty Clydesdale
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Gordon Baird / Art UK

Lanark's Mighty Clydesdale 2022

Cod Steaks Ltd (founded 1980) and Dan Adams

Metal

Unity
© the artist. Image credit: Simon Maddison / Art UK

Unity 2022

Diane Maclean (b.1939) and Birch Engineering

Stainless steel

The Long Route
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

The Long Route 2022

Jim Brown (b.1967) and Pangolin Editions (founded 1985)

Cast iron

Antelope
© the artist. Image credit: Andy Smith / Art UK

Antelope 2022

Samson Kambalu (b.1975)

Bronze

Bobby Ball (1944–2020)
© the artist. Image credit: Stewart Bond / Art UK

Bobby Ball (1944–2020) 2022

Ben Twiston-Davies (b.1971)

Bronze

H 300 cm

Boreham Village Apple
© the artists. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Boreham Village Apple 2022

Julie Edwards and Ron Thompson (Planet Art)

Galvanised steel & stone

H 200 x W 180 x D 150 cm

Viking Longboat Mural
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Patricia Tutt

Viking Longboat Mural 2022

Phelgm

Paint

June Brown (1927–2022)
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

June Brown (1927–2022) 2022

Gnasher

Paint

H 400 x W 250 cm

Glitched Grayson Perry
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Glitched Grayson Perry 2022

Brave Arts

Paint

Susanna Wesley (1669–1742), Mother of Methodism
© the artist. Image credit: Nick Bowman / Art UK

Susanna Wesley (1669–1742), Mother of Methodism 2022

Simon O'Rourke (b.1978)

Wood

H 400 x W 40 x D 40 cm

Sphere
© the artist. Image credit: Susan Dawson / Art UK

Sphere 2022

Rob Mulholland (b.1962)

Steel

H 200 x W 200 x D 200 cm

The Glade of Light
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Martin Henderson / Art UK

The Glade of Light 2022

BCA Landscape and Smiling Wolf

Marble & bronze

Holding the Earth this Way
© Adam Chodzko. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2023. Image credit: Tim Rebeiro / Art UK

Holding the Earth this Way 2022

Adam Chodzko (b.1965)

Clay tile & wood

H 800 x W 250 x D 100 cm

Colour Pop
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Timm Cleasby

Colour Pop 2022

Lenny and Whale

Fiberglass & hardwood

We Are Only Human
© Ryan Gander/DACS, London 2024. Image credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

We Are Only Human 2022

Ryan Gander (b.1976)

Ultra-low carbon concrete

Queen Elizabeth II (1926–2022)
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Queen Elizabeth II (1926–2022) 2022

Dan Kitchener

Paint

Ada Lovelace (1815–1852)
© the artists. Image credit: Andy Smith / Art UK

Ada Lovelace (1815–1852) 2022

Etienne Millner (b.1954) and Mary Millner (b.1960)

Bronze & Portland stone

H 240 cm

There is Another Alphabet – Bench 3
© the artist. Image credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

There is Another Alphabet – Bench 3 2022

Juneau Projects

Glazed brick

Baroness Margaret Thatcher of Kesteven (1925–2013)
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Nick Linnett / Art UK

Baroness Margaret Thatcher of Kesteven (1925–2013) 2022

Douglas Jennings (b.1966)

Bronze

H 320 cm

Explosion
© Jessica Lloyd-Jones. All Rights Reserved, DACS 2023. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Explosion 2022

Jessica Lloyd-Jones (b.1983)

Jesmonite over matting

H 400 x W 400 x D 400 cm

The Anchor, The Drum, The Ship
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Sarah Rider / Art UK

The Anchor, The Drum, The Ship 2022

Harun Morrison and Antonia Couling

Plants

Warm Shores
© the artist. Image credit: Andy Smith / Art UK

Warm Shores 2022

Thomas J. Price (b.1981)

Bronze

H 275 cm

Brian Epstein (1934–1967)
© the artist. Image credit: Martin Henderson / Art UK

Brian Epstein (1934–1967) 2022

Andy Edwards (b.1964)

Bronze

Jack Charlton (1935–2020), OBE
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Susan Dawson / Art UK

Jack Charlton (1935–2020), OBE 2022

Douglas Jennings (b.1966)

Bronze

H 180 cm

Gan Canny
© the artist. Image credit: Helen Crute / Art UK

Gan Canny 2022

Ray Lonsdale (b.1965)

Corten steel

H 300 x W 245 x D 670 cm

Hybrid
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Hybrid 2022

Katy Beinart (b.1977)

Weathering steel

Foreign Exchange
© Hew Locke. All rights reserved, DACS 2023. Image credit: Rose Akeroyd / Art UK

Foreign Exchange 2022

Hew Locke (b.1959)

Khun Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha (1958–2018)
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Nick Linnett / Art UK

Khun Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha (1958–2018) 2022

KSS Group and Gillespies

Bronze & marble

H 270 cm

There Is Another Alphabet – Bench 1
© the artist. Image credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

There Is Another Alphabet – Bench 1 2022

Juneau Projects

Glazed brick

Virginia Woolf (1882–1941)
© the artist. Image credit: Maureen Rice

Virginia Woolf (1882–1941) 2022

Laury Dizengremel (b.1954)

Bronze

Shipbuilders of Port Glasgow
© the artist. Image credit: Gordon Baird / Art UK

Shipbuilders of Port Glasgow 2022

John McKenna (b.1964)

Stainless steel

H 1000 cm

Licoricia of Winchester (d.1277) and Asser
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Pat Goodall / Art UK

Licoricia of Winchester (d.1277) and Asser 2022

Ian Rank-Broadley (b.1952)

Bronze

H 160 x W 200 x D 120 cm

Homecoming
© the artist. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Homecoming 2022

Laurence Edwards (b.1967)

Bronze

H 160 x W 100 x D 100 cm

Birdsong
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Susan Dawson / Art UK

Birdsong 2022

Aether & Hemera and Taylorhood Metalworks

Polished steel & power coated steel

H 280 x W 400 x D 62 cm

See Monster
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Robert Mair / Art UK

See Monster 2022

Newsubstance

Recycled metal

Elaine Morgan (1920–2013)
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Mike Basham / Art UK

Elaine Morgan (1920–2013) 2022

Emma Rodgers (b.1974) and Castle Fine Arts

Bronze

H 170 x W 120 x D 110 cm

The People's Lamp
© the artist. Image credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

The People's Lamp 2022

Andrew McKeown (b.1970) and Dyer Engineering

Steel

The Loop
© the artist. Image credit: Tim Rebeiro / Art UK

The Loop 2022

Julia Clarke (b.1970)

Somerset willow

Woman with Spray Can
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Woman with Spray Can 2022

Ster

Paint

Shepherdess Walk Mosaics
© the artist & © the artist. Image credit: Mike Longhurst / Art UK

Shepherdess Walk Mosaics 2011

Tessa Hunkin (b.1954) and Hackney Mosaic Project

Ceramic tile

Stoke Town Mosaic
© the artist. Image credit: Katey Goodwin / Art UK

Stoke Town Mosaic 2023

We are Culla

Paint

Swansea High Street Murals
© the artist. Image credit: Dainis Ozols / Art UK

Swansea High Street Murals

Photini Matsi (b.1992)

Paint

Mural of Three Gentlemen
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Julian Tubbs / Art UK

Mural of Three Gentlemen

unknown artist

Ceramic tile

H 300 x W 200 cm

Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Martin Henderson / Art UK

Long Abstract Pattern Polystyrene Moulded Wall c.1961

Antony Hollaway (1928–2000)

Concrete

Lily
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Tracy Jenkins / Art UK

Lily 2023

Ster UPC

Paint

Saint Enoch and Child
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Gordon Baird / Art UK

Saint Enoch and Child 2018

Smug

Paint

Holyrood Estate 1960s Mural
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Anthony McIntosh / Art UK

Holyrood Estate 1960s Mural 2012

Anna Vickers and The Media Workshop

Ceramic

Mines Rescue Service Mural
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Dainis Ozols / Art UK

Mines Rescue Service Mural 1996

Kenneth George Budd (1925–1995) and Oliver Budd (b.1960)

Ceramic tiles, glass & stone

H 150 x W 700 x D 5 cm

External Stadium Mural Panels
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Andy Smith / Art UK

External Stadium Mural Panels

Jeremy Deller (b.1966) and Reuben Dangoor and David Rudnick (b.1986)

Acrylic panels

Living Barrels
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Mark Overell / Art UK

Living Barrels 2019

Sylvain Ristori

Recycled oak whiskey barrels

Ships through the Ages
© the copyright holder. Image credit: Tim Rebeiro / Art UK

Ships through the Ages 1993

Tessera Designs

Ceramic tile

Saltburn History Mural
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Fiona Jeffrey / Art UK

Saltburn History Mural 2011

Helen Jane Gaunt and Derek Mosey

Ceramic mosaic

Mosaic Map
© the copyright holders. Image credit: Sean Bergin / Art UK

Mosaic Map 1960

Phyllis Butler (active 1960) and Frederick Rowland Emett (1906–1990)

Ceramic mosaic

H 500 x W 1200 cm