Robert Leggat the Sculptor

Biography

  • Born in Pretoria, South Africa in 1963
  • School at Michael House, Natal
  • Studied Fine Art at Cape Technicon, Cape Town, majoring in sculpture,
  • Completing his final year at the Pretoria Technicon in 1988

Robert Leggat Selected Exhibitions

  • Birdman Gallery, Nottingham Road, Natal
  • Charles Greig, Hyde Park, Johannesburg
  • Chris Crake Gallery, Johannesburg
  • De Wetshof Wine Estate, Robertson, Western Cape
  • Everard Read Gallery, Johannesburg, (World Wildlife Fund Exhibition and the Ichthyological Exhibition)
  • Durban Expo Exhibition
  • Knysna Fine Art
  • Lookout Gallery, Plettenberg Bay,
  • Lourensford Wine Estate, Somerset West
  • Pezula, Knysna
  • Silverhurst Manor, Constantia, Cape Town
  • Strydom Gallery, George
  • Theresa Rabie Gallery, Stellenbosch
  • Touchwood Gallery, St Francis Bay

Robert has also holds exhibitions in private homes within South Africa and regularly exhibits at his own foundry “Bronze Fields” where clients also attend Bronze Pourings.
Public Collections

  • FNB, Johannesburg
  • Nedbank,
  • Witwatersrand University, Johannesburg – “Digman” sculpted as a student in 1988 and purchased and donated by the Dig Group to the university.
  • In 2000 Robert donated to Plettenberg Bay, a life size sculpture of a Dolphin and Calf which has become an iconic landmark.