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Philip Hearsey

Philip Hearsey

United Kingdom • Born in: 1946

Minimalist Sculptors

Abstract Sculptors

Where Art Meets Design

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Philip Hearsey is a British sculptor born in 1946 who lives and works in Longtown, Herefordshire, UK. Philip has exhibited his work throughout the UK. He specializes in sand casting to make sculptures that engage the quality of bronze as a noble material in its own right. Casting in sand moulds is a simple and ancient method far removed from the sophisticated lost wax operation used by most art foundries. The sand casting process is relentless and unforgiving – the foundry is no place for a delicate original. It denies a complexity of form that imposes a disciplinary and enriching simplicity. Color is achieved in many ways. The most common and widely used method is to oxidize or patinate the bronze by employing the same chemical reaction that occurs in nature, but using a combination of mild heat and stronger solutions to achieve a faster result. Patination can be enhanced by the application of a transparent colorwash that maintains the inimitable variegated effects that are possible with oxidization, whilst producing a more vivid finish. The most usual colorwash is acrylic, but oil-bound washes or colored waxes are sometimes used. Coloring can also be achieved by painting alone and often this technique is utilized on part of a sculpture in combination with patination. Painting allows a greater range of colors than patination alone. All coloring is finished and protected by a marine grade lacquer and/or wax.

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Philip Hearsey, Turnout, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Turnout, 2022 3.9 x 12.2 x 7.1 inch Sculpture

$1,235

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Wrinkle II, Design

Philip Hearsey

Wrinkle II, 2021 4.3 x 9.4 x 7.5 inch Design

$2,189

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Dance, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Dance, 2016 9.8 x 10.6 x 6.3 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Saturday Sun, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Saturday Sun, 2017 14.2 x 14.2 x 2 inch Sculpture

$1,688

Philip Hearsey, Forties, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Forties, 2015 25.2 x 9.3 x 9.3 inch Sculpture

$2,383

Philip Hearsey, Metamorphosis I, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Metamorphosis I, 2015 6.7 x 5.5 x 5.5 inch Sculpture

$1,240

Philip Hearsey, Tumbling Tower, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Tumbling Tower, 2020 18.1 x 5.9 x 5.9 inch Sculpture

$2,986

Philip Hearsey, Sanctuary V, Design

Philip Hearsey

Sanctuary V, 2019 3.1 x 9.8 x 4.7 inch Design

$1,262

Philip Hearsey, Darren Sunday, Design

Philip Hearsey

Darren Sunday, 2007 3.5 x 10.6 x 9.4 inch Design

$1,634

Philip Hearsey, Autumn Equinox, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Autumn Equinox, 2020 6.7 x 25.6 x 2.8 inch Sculpture

$3,043

Philip Hearsey, After the Rain, Design

Philip Hearsey

After the Rain, 2021 22 x 7.9 x 3.9 inch Design

$2,939

Philip Hearsey, Acanto VIII, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Acanto VIII, 2019 20.9 x 11.4 x 5.5 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Swoop, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Swoop, 2020 9.3 x 3.9 x 7.9 inch Sculpture

$1,219

Philip Hearsey, Of this Land, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Of this Land, 2018 17.1 x 10.2 x 3.7 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Let's go IV, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Let's go IV, 2019 16.5 x 9.8 x 3 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Let's Go III, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Let's Go III, 2019 16.5 x 10.6 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Let's Go II, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Let's Go II, 2019 16.5 x 14.2 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Let's Go I, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Let's Go I, 2019 13.8 x 10.2 x 3.7 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Fragment I, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Fragment I, 2019 11.2 x 5.1 x 5.1 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Distant Peace, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Distant Peace, 2020 22.2 x 8.3 x 5.1 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, New Beginning, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

New Beginning, 2015 17.3 x 15.7 x 9.1 inch Sculpture

$2,254

Philip Hearsey, Second Chance, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Second Chance, 2015 21.7 x 14.2 x 6.3 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Nightfall III, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Nightfall III, 2017 13 x 10.4 x 7.3 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Hard Winter, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Hard Winter, 2015 10.2 x 21.7 x 2.4 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, A Long Way III, Design

Philip Hearsey

A Long Way III, 2017 14.6 x 6.9 x 1.8 inch Design

$1,563

Philip Hearsey, Acanto VIII, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Acanto VIII, 2019 20.9 x 11.4 x 5.5 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Estuary II, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Estuary II, 2018 19.7 x 9.8 x 9.1 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Autumn leaves, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Autumn leaves, 2017 11 x 11 x 2 inch Sculpture

$1,688

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Nightwalk II, Design

Philip Hearsey

Nightwalk II, 2021 14.8 x 11.6 x 3.5 inch Design

$2,470

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Lamorna to Rock, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Lamorna to Rock, 2014 12.2 x 7.9 x 3.1 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Shorebreak 6/9, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Shorebreak 6/9, 2019 4.5 x 13.4 x 5.1 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Trio I, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Trio I, 2019 4.1 x 7.1 x 7.5 inch Sculpture

$1,094

Our recommendations Philip Hearsey, Second Chance [A], Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Second Chance [A], 2015 21.7 x 13.8 x 6.3 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Protection V, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Protection V, 2015 5.9 x 5.5 x 5.5 inch Sculpture

$1,691

Philip Hearsey, Double Time, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Double Time, 2020 7.3 x 5.7 x 5.9 inch Sculpture

$1,240

Philip Hearsey, Response I, Design

Philip Hearsey

Response I, 2016 27.6 x 9.1 x 5.9 inch Design

$2,790

Philip Hearsey, Saturday Sun, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Saturday Sun, 2017 14.2 x 14.2 x 2 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, That Time Again, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

That Time Again, 2016 17.7 x 8.5 x 3.3 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Trilogy A, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Trilogy A, 2021 12.2 x 9.1 x 6.7 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Anthem, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Anthem, 2021 16.5 x 9.1 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Autumn Equinox, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Autumn Equinox, 2020 6.7 x 25.6 x 2.8 inch Sculpture

$2,939

Philip Hearsey, Floating Segments, Design

Philip Hearsey

Floating Segments, 2015 11.6 x 10.2 x 5.5 inch Design

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Gathering, Design

Philip Hearsey

Gathering, 2021 6.3 x 10.6 x 7.5 inch Design

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Halos, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Halos, 2021 15.7 x 9.1 x 3.1 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Parados, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Parados, 2021 5.9 x 14.8 x 8.3 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Strada I, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Strada I, 2015 9.4 x 9.4 x 1.6 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, On the Move, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

On the Move, 2015 6.7 x 15.7 x 5.1 inch Sculpture

$2,470

Philip Hearsey, Narration IV, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Narration IV, 2018 13.4 x 5.9 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Autumn Equinox IV, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Autumn Equinox IV, 2020 6.7 x 25.6 x 2.8 inch Sculpture

$2,939

Philip Hearsey, Acanto VI, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Acanto VI, 2017 18.5 x 7.1 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Transformation, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Transformation, 2016 9.4 x 11.4 x 2.4 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Fragment II, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Fragment II, 2019 11.2 x 7.1 x 5.9 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Forever, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Forever, 2018 13.8 x 9.1 x 3.1 inch Sculpture

$2,407

Philip Hearsey, Don't think twice, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Don't think twice, 2016 13.4 x 7.9 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Feast & Famine 1/7, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Feast & Famine 1/7, 2015 17.7 x 9.8 x 3.5 inch Sculpture

$2,814

Philip Hearsey, Dulas Bowl I, Design

Philip Hearsey

Dulas Bowl I, 2017 3.7 x 18.7 x 9.8 inch Design

$3,064

Philip Hearsey, Porthgwarra Invention, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Porthgwarra Invention, 2012 9.8 x 9.8 x 2.8 inch Sculpture

$1,876

Philip Hearsey, Response II, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Response II, 2020 22 x 8.9 x 8.9 inch Sculpture

$3,127

Philip Hearsey, Sharing, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Sharing, 2017 12.2 x 13 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,189

Philip Hearsey, Early Days, Sculpture

Philip Hearsey

Early Days, 2016 14.6 x 6.7 x 3.9 inch Sculpture

$2,470

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Who is the artist?

Philip Hearsey is a British sculptor born in 1946 who lives and works in Longtown, Herefordshire, UK. Philip has exhibited his work throughout the UK. He specializes in sand casting to make sculptures that engage the quality of bronze as a noble material in its own right. Casting in sand moulds is a simple and ancient method far removed from the sophisticated lost wax operation used by most art foundries. The sand casting process is relentless and unforgiving – the foundry is no place for a delicate original. It denies a complexity of form that imposes a disciplinary and enriching simplicity. Color is achieved in many ways. The most common and widely used method is to oxidize or patinate the bronze by employing the same chemical reaction that occurs in nature, but using a combination of mild heat and stronger solutions to achieve a faster result. Patination can be enhanced by the application of a transparent colorwash that maintains the inimitable variegated effects that are possible with oxidization, whilst producing a more vivid finish. The most usual colorwash is acrylic, but oil-bound washes or colored waxes are sometimes used. Coloring can also be achieved by painting alone and often this technique is utilized on part of a sculpture in combination with patination. Painting allows a greater range of colors than patination alone. All coloring is finished and protected by a marine grade lacquer and/or wax.

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What is Philip Hearsey’s artistic movement?

The artistic movements of the artists are: Minimalist Sculptors, Abstract Sculptors, Where Art Meets Design

When was Philip Hearsey born?

The year of birth of the artist is: 1946