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The Cactus House at Hignell Gallery

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The Cactus House was my first solo exhibition. Hignell Gallery in Mayfair was turned into an immersive hothouse experience featuring forty of my hand carved cacti creations in amongst foliage kindly supplied by Conservatory Archives. Please visit benrussell.co.uk for more images


stone design, stone carving, stone cacti, sculpture, cactus, succulents, organic form


Design, Stone working, Traditional


Stone, Organic Material
The Cactus House
Photographer: Tanya Dolver
A selection of my hand carved alabaster, onyx, marble and limestone cacti photographed at Conservatory Archives.
The Cactus House
Photographer: Tanya Dolver
Two of my alabaster cacti enjoying the sunlight.
The Cactus House
Photographer: Ben Russell
Alabaster cactus by lamplight

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