I do like my bronze sculpture to be involved in some purpose - e.g. the font for St. Martin's in the Bullring - physical and visual, or for instance the screen cross for the Scots Kirk in Paris which visually connects and invites the passer by to go in.Influences
Principle inflluences: architecture, nature and 'architecture without architects'.Career path
2003 Bronze Screen Cross, The Scots Kirk, rue Bayard, Paris. Architect: C MacCallum
also bronze letter plate and interior cross in wood and bronze.
2003 Sanctuary light, bronze. St. Helen's Chruch, Welton
2002 Portrait medal, sir Nigel Broackes. The Goldsmiths Company, London
2002 Bronze candlesticks for nave alter, Ripon Catherdral.
CV & Education
Solo exhibitions 2011 - J.Stieger Retrospective Exhibition, Beverley Art Gallery, Beverley 2003 - Bronzes and jewellery, Hield Gallery, Ripon 1995 - Galerie Riehentor, Basel, Switzerland 1993 - Jewellery, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh 1990 - Jewellery Exhibition, Courtyard Gallery, Cheltanham 1988 - Copernican Connection Jewellery, Sculpture and Medals Group exhibitions 2010 - Aura 4 Yorkshire Jewellers, Gray's Court, York 2010 - FIDEM XXXI International Medal Ehibition, Tampere , Finland 2009 - Aura 4 Yorkshire Jewellers, Gray's Court, York 2008 - Aura 4 Yorkshire jewellers, King's Manor , York 2007 - Aura 4 Yorkshire jewellers, Burton Agnes Hall, Yorkshire 2006 - Aura 4 Yorkshire jewellers, Burton Agnes Hall, Yorkshire 2005 - Aura 4 Yorkshire jewellers, Burton Agnes Hall, Yorkshire 2003 - The Knife Fork and Spoon Exhibition, The metal Gallery, London 2000 - Les Préférés de la Galerie, Galerie Riehentor, Basel 2000 - Treasures of The Twentieth Century, A Goldsmiths' Company Exhibition 1999 - Cutlery Art, A Goldsmiths' Company Exhibition , London 1998 - Silver & Tea, A Goldsmiths Company Exhibition, Goldsmiths Hall, London 1996 - 10 Years Crafts, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh 1996 - Art 27 96, Galerie Richentor, Basil, Switzerland 1994 - Contemporary Jewellery Exhibition, Grosvenor Museum, Chester 1994 - Lincolnshire Contemporary, Craft Tour 1994 - What Is Jewellery, Craft Council Exhibition 1993 - Lincolnshire and Humberside Contemporary Craft Tour 1992 - British Goldsmiths of Today, Exhibition, Goldsmith's Hall 1992 - Medals, FIDEM Exhibition, British Museum, In The Round 1990 - Medals, FIDEM, Finland 1989 - Contemporary Crafts, Usher Gallery, Lincoln 1989 - Lincoln and Humberside Contemporary Crafts Exhibition 1989 - Ring Exhibition, The Scottish Gallery, Edinburgh Public commissions 2006 - Bronze sign for Phoenix Park, Thurnscoe Woodland Community Centre, Thurnscoe 2002 - Bronze Cross, The Scots Kirk, Paris 2000 - Font, bronze, St. Martin in the Bullring, Birmingham Corporate commissions 2011 - The Champney Medal, East Riding of Yorkshire Council, Beverley 2009 - Global Warming Medal, Worshipful Company of Goldsmiths, London 2008 - Silver pendant to celebrate 25th anniversary of the discovery of Flag Fen , Fenland Archaeological Trust, Peterborough 2005 - Medallion for Benefactors to the University of Endinburgh, Edinburgh University, Edinburgh