Patrick Hughes

I was born when the Second World War began. My first solo was twenty-one years later, in 1961 in Dover Street, Mayfair. I taught in schools and art schools for ten years in my twenties. I exhibit all over the world, except Australasia.

I often add rainbows to the world, there are not enough of them naturally, so I make some more with compasses and paint.

This Lion is part of The London Pride sculpture trail.


Tusk Lion Trail 2021 - Patrick Hughes - Generously sponsored by Capricorn Private Investments Image Credit: Nick Andrews
Generously sponsored by Capricorn Private Investments
Now located at Leicester Square
Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LU
Moved from Burlington Arcade 14th September.

Image Credit: Nick Andrews

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Lion Sculpture Location:

Leicester Square

Leicester Square, London WC2H 7LU

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GV69+4V London
GPS Co-ordinates:
51.510309, -0.13039800

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This lion will go to auction at Bonhams on 9 November 2021, with 100% of sale proceeds going directly to support Tusk’s conservation projects in Africa. To register your interest in advance please contact Tusk on 01747 831005 or [email protected]

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