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Tony Hayward (b.1954)
British Council Collection
Sculptor and teacher who studied sculpture at St Martin’s School of Art in the early 1970s, then ceramics at the Royal College of Art, 1983–5. He taught part-time in art colleges, also running educational workshops in schools and museums for primary-age children. His work included assemblages of wall-mounted objects and constructions using found objects. Exhibited in many group shows in Britain, continental Europe and America. Solo appearances included Orchard Gallery, Londonderry, 1986; Artsite, Bath, 1990; and Winchester Gallery, Winchester, 1993. In 1997 an exhibition of Hayward’s collection of utilitarian objects and toys bought during six trips to India, from 1988, was shown at Hove Museum & Art Gallery.
Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)