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Exhibition News –  Family Tree – is a touring exhibition of sculpture and graphic work. It opens simultaneously at Portsmouth Cathedral and the Jack House Gallery on 20th April, 2017 and continues at these two venues until 18th May. Then Family Tree travels to Rochester Cathedral and Francis Illes Gallery from 1 August until 25 August 2017. Then on to Wells Cathedral from the 7th – 25th October 2017. Read about this exhibition here.
All about Trees explores some of the thoughts behind this new exhibition.
Speaking about trees, The Tribute Tree sculpture has raised over a million pounds for St. Christopher’s Hospice.
The Story of a Family Man – a unique look at the new artist book in the form of a web page. Read it here, or have a look at the film here.

Moment to Moment – A story told in 120 sculptures in the touring exhibition.

‘Klein seems to think in sculptural terms as easily and directly as the bird sings’ – John Russell Taylor, The Times

Containing the Divine

Family Tree – new sculpture by Rafael Klein at Portsmouth Cathedral Sculpture and graphic work at Jack House Gallery 20 April – 19 May Sculpture in a Cathedral When I first visited Portsmouth Cathedral, I saw the wonderful tondo by Andrea Della Robbia. It is a relief sculpture made in the modest material of fired…


Sculpture and Cathedrals

Sculpture is usually made up of physical objects. The challenge is to bring something more to this physical form. Whether with emotions, thought or spirit.


Dreaming of the Sun

In the chilly grey winter days of February, how nice to dream a while of the sun and sea of the south Italy coast.


Paint Where You Are

Renoir once said if you’re searching for something to draw open your front door go outside and take 10 paces set yourself up and begin painting.


Sculpture on the Road

On a recent visit to LA I visited some old sculptures which have traveled very far. This started me thinking about sculptures on the road…