It’s one year since opinion was divided over a Gold Statue of Dame Shirley that was unveied at Caernarfon Castle in Wales. Today some further videos and images on this subject.
The artist Marc Rees discusses the ideas behind creating the statue of Shirley Bassey:
Unveiling of the 20 foot tall statue of Dame Shirley Bassey as Boadicea, the Celtic warrior queen:
Ryan of Wild Creations discusses the creation:
Further footage on the making of the statue:
This project was part of the Get Creative weekend, by BBC Wales and Arts Council of Wales:
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Shirley Bassey channeling Bodica (note the triumphant shadow) while Lloyd George looks on, probably approvingly. It's all happening down at the Castle tonight. #caernarfon #caernarfoncastle #shirleybassey #sculpture #celf #art #publicsculpture #marcrees #lloydgeorge #night #northwales #northwalestagram