John W Mills, Sculptor to the Nation
A retrospective of work by John W Mills, internationally acclaimed sculptor, who has lived in Hinxworth for more than 50 years. Also renowned as teacher, John studied at Hammersmith School of Art 1947–54 and at the Royal College of Art 1956–60. He was a resident at the Digswell Arts Trust 1962–66. He was made Fellow of the Royal British Society of Sculptors 1982 and was awarded their Otto Beit medal in 1983 for the sculpture ‘Curved Neck Grace’. Later he was elected president of the Society in 1986 and again in 1997. In 1993 he was made Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.