Online Exhibition

CHTHONIOS in Miniature

As a child, I once found a sculpture lying in a forgotten corner of my father’s studio. Holding it in my small hands, I was struck by the tiny image’s powerful presence. Later, as an adult, I had a similar experience, marvelling at thumb-sized Hellenistic bronze figures in London’s British Museum. Most of the sculptures I create are large – sometimes very large – but I have never forgotten the memory of holding that very small sculpture in my hands…


After six years of intense creative development, Dylan Lewis recently launched his new body of work, which included several monumental sculptures at Everard Read Gallery Cape Town.