2014-07-03

Carving Into Marble and Stone by Matthew Simmonds

Matthew Simmonds graduated from university with a degree in the history of art in 1984, specializing in the art and architecture of the medieval period. In 1991 he trained as an architectural stone carver, and in this capacity, he participated in the restoration of several important historic monuments in England, most particularly Westminster Abbey and Ely Cathedral. In 1996 he transferred to Italy, where he specialized in the carving of fine classical sculpture in marble.

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

Carving Into Marble and Stone | Matthew Simmonds

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