Sculptor to the Royals and World Celebs sculpts bust of Holocaust Survivor, Arek Hersch MBE, live at the MAZCC this October


A Rare Artistic Experience!

Internationally Renowned Sculptor, Frances Segelman, will sculpt bust of Arek Hersh, Leeds Holocaust Survivor, live, Sunday October 1st, 2pm at the MAZCC, 311 Stonegate Road, Leeds.

Sculptor to the Royals and personalities from the world of entertainment, politics and sport, Frances Segelman, will create a live sculpture of Holocaust survivor, Arek Hersh, in Leeds on 1st October 2017.

Frances’ recent commissions include  Her Majesty the Queen, HRH The Duke of Kent, Boris Johnson, Joanna Lumley, Lord Julian Fellowes, Sir Derek Jacobi, Sir Steven Redgrave and Sergei Polunin.

Frances, hailing from Leeds and best known for her statue of Billy Bremner outside Leeds United, said “I am incredibly honoured and moved to sculpt Arek Hersh – this sculpture of a Holocaust survivor is in commemoration of those who perished and in recognition of those who survived.”

A special art exhibition of local and professional artists and photographers to include Jonathan Straight, Barry Henson, Philip Naviasky and Joash Woodrow, on the theme of ‘Survival and Memories’, will be on display in addition to London artist, Victoria Perloff.  Many of these works will be sold on the day in a secret auction.

Bonhams Auctioneers will be at the event and invite you to bring your paintings and sculptures from 1.45pm – 4pm to be valued.

Self-taught Frances Segelman has risen to the top of her profession having sculpted a wide variety of public figures including HM The Queen, HRH The Duke of Edinburgh and HRH The Prince of Wales.

Frances Segelman is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts, an Associate of the Royal Society of British Sculptors and a Liveryman of the Painters and Stainers Livery Company.

To book, contact Makor on 0113 2680899/

To book, contact Makor Jewish Culture on: 0113 2680899/


Frances Segelman Website




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