Sports

13.07.21

Monumental Icons wins the bid to create the Jack Leslie statue

Exactly one year after the launch of a Crowdfunder appeal, the Jack Leslie Campaign has announced that Monumental Icons and our sculptor Andy Edwards has won the bid to design and produce a statue of Jack Leslie

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03.05.21

How many statues represent black history and culture?

Whilst Monumental Icons’ own sculptor, Andy Edwards, has been responsible for creating activist Frederick Douglass, boxer Muhammad Ali, footballer Pelé and artist/actor Paul Leroy Robeson, findings in a BBC study within the UK were far from conclusive.

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09.03.21

Make sure you turn your statue into a visitor destination

We always advocate that each piece we create needs to have far more relevance than simply being a statue that commemorates a person or a moment in time.

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17.12.20

Sculpture of Captain Sir Tom Moore donated to Leeds Cares

On Thursday 10 December, Leeds Cares and Garry McBride unveiled the highly anticipated bust of Captain Sir Tom Moore in the Bexley Wing at St James Hospital, Leeds.

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21.11.20

Lewis Hamilton: Commemorating a great British champion

We are proposing the creation of a sculpture to not only celebrate the successes of Lewis but to also recognise the institutions which helped make this incredible achievement possible.

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29.12.19

Dave Bowen: bust of Northampton Town and Wales great unveiled

“This is a permanent and lasting tribute to one of the most important figures in the history of the club,” said the club’s chief executive James Whiting.

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