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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 …

Scaling-up drawings for the Gresley statue - sculpture by Hazel Reeves

Gresley statue – scaling-up

It’s one thing sculpting a 36cm tall figure. It’s quite another thing to sculpt a 7ft 5in figure. So how do you …