48 Ryan Poliak
Tel: 01732 884138
Directions: From A20 Wrotham Heath traffic lights, turn into the Bridleway between The Royal Oak Beefeater and Ming's Chinese Restaurant to rear of car park.
Having studied welding and fabrication , Ryan continued his passion for sculpting by honing skills in blacksmithing at Wheelwrights Engineering and West Dean College. Ryan has worked with prestigious sculptors Kendra Haste and Guy Portelli, having had his work exhibited widely in Kent and Sussex, including at Pembury Hospital, Godinton House, and Ightham Mote, and in London at Gallery Different, Fitzrovia. In the Mall Galleries with the Royal Society of Marine Artists and also with the Royal Society of British Artists, plus at the Saatchi Gallery in Chelsea.
His bronze sculpture "Heard" was shown in the David Shepherd WAY 2016 (Wildlife Artist of the Year) exhibition in The Mall Galleries.
He has always been interested in art works from all disciplines, and finds design inspiration from Gothic/Medieval architecture, along with Cubist, Constructivist and Futurist styles. The Industrial Revolution and the Great Machine Age are also of major significance to his ideas for final compositions.