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Bedwyr Lewis Jones (1933–1992)
© the artist's estate. Photo credit: Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales

Bedwyr Lewis Jones (1933–1992)

John Meirion Morris (1936–2020)

Llyfrgell Genedlaethol Cymru / The National Library of Wales

Sculptor, draughtsman and teacher, born at Llanuwchllyn, Bala, Merionethshire. He worked in a variety of materials, his sculptures amalgamating natural, human and other forms with a strong literary or spiritual content. Morris obtained his diploma from Liverpool College of Art, 1955–9; did a postgraduate sculpture year there, 1959–60; qualified as a teacher at Liverpool University, 1960–1; then in 1989 gained his Master of Philosophy degree from University of North Wales, Bangor, research on Celtic La Tène art.

Text source: 'Artists in Britain Since 1945' by David Buckman (Art Dictionaries Ltd, part of Sansom & Company)


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