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Hazel Reeves - Rise Up Women

Happy #Vote100

Today I’m in Manchester, joining the celebrations of the centenary of some women gaining the vote. I hope you get a chance …

Hazel Reeves - Rise Up Women - Credit Sue Anders Photography

Pankhurst Statue wins centenary grant

I’m incredibly excited that today the Government has recognised the legacy of Emmeline Pankhurst and Manchester in gaining women’s suffrage, by giving …

Emmeline Pankhurst sculpture by Hazel Reeves

The Pankhurst maquette: the pose

In “Rise up, women”, I want to convey Emmeline’s vitality, courage, dignity, and beauty, while capturing some of her driven and uncompromising …

Emmeline Pankhurst - sculpture by Hazel Reeves

Emmeline Pankhurst commission

  Since 2014, Councillor Andrew Simcock has been leading the WoManchester Statue project to erect a statue of a woman of significance …

Mum/me II - sculpture by Hazel Reeves, cast in plaster

Mum/me II

Mum/me II This is the second of a series of self-portraits. I sculpted it two years on from the original Mum/me. Material: …

Jennifleur

Jennifleur I was commissioned to sculpt this bronze portrait of Jennifleur. I have fond memories of the sittings – this pose was …

Mercy II - sculpture by Hazel Reeves, sculpted at Dorich House Museum

Mercy II

Mercy II This was one of the three sculptures I produced from a week sculpting the art reportagist, Mercy Kagia, at Dorich …

Gresley sculpture clay - final

Sir Nigel Gresley statue

Sir Nigel Gresley statue In 2015 I was commissioned to sculpt a bronze statue of Sir Nigel Gresley for King’s Cross Station, …