In the Press
06 Oct, 2023
Fieldsports Volume Vl / Issue Vl
Fieldsports journal talks to Hamish about his background, how he started as a sculptor, wild boar, research trips and plans for the future.
27 Aug, 2023
The Sunday Telegraph August 2023
This image of Hamish working on his sculpture of a bald eagle ran in the Sunday Telegraph on 27 August 2023. Photograph by Russell Sach.
17 Aug, 2023
Game & Wildlife Conservation Trust August 2023
Hamish's sculptures are mentioned on the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust blog on 1st August 2023.
02 Jul, 2023
The Times June 2023
This image of Hamish working on his sculpture of a wolf ran in the Times on Tuesday 27 June 2023. Photograph by Russell Sach.
16 May, 2023
Halali Magazine May 2023
Hamish Mackie talks to Halali magazine about his bronze wildlife sculptures and the animals that inspire them.
05 Dec, 2022
Arts and Collections Magazine November 2022
Arts and Collection magazine talks to Hamish about his wild boar sculptures, his Monumental Hares and his recent research trip to Canada.
07 Nov, 2022
Bath Chronicle October 2022
The Bath Chronicle ran a piece in October 2022 about Hamish's new swifts sculpture for the Dyson Cancer Centre at RUH Bath NHS Foundation Trust. "Sculptor creates 'Ultimate symbol of hope' for RUH."
07 Nov, 2022
Press Release – RUH Bath NHS Foundation Trust
This press release was issued on 20th October 2022 by RUH Bath NHS Foundation Trust announcing their commission of Hamish's new swifts sculpture for the Dyson Cancer Centre.
07 Nov, 2022
The Daily Telegraph October 2022
This image of Hamish working on his sculpture of a pair of swifts ran in the Daily Telegraph on Monday 31 October 2022. Photograph by Russell Sach.
04 Oct, 2022
Country Life October 2022
Country Life's article on how art incorporated in development adds or detracts from property appeal, features Hamish's larger than life size Goodman's horses.
11 Aug, 2022
Country Life August 2022
Country Life magazine's feature on large scale sculptures that can transform a landscape includes a section on Hamish's work.
05 Jul, 2022
Arts and Collections Magazine May 2022
Notable for their attention to details and extraordinary sense of movement, Mackie's works are immediately recognisable; they adorn grand gardens and public spaces around the world, from Blenheim Palace to the White House.
09 May, 2022
The Daily Telegraph May 2022
This image of Hamish polishing his new bronze sculpture Hares Monumental in a field in Oxfordshire, ran in the Daily Telegraph on Monday 9 May 2022. Photograph by Russell Sach.
07 Mar, 2022
The Daily Telegraph March 2022
This image of Hamish working on the Einstein sculpture in his workshop, ran in the Daily Telegraph on Monday 7 March 2022. Photograph by Russell Sach.
07 Mar, 2022
The Sunday Telegraph March 2022
This image of Hamish working on two life size wild boar sculptures in his workshop, ran in the Sunday Telegraph on Sunday 6 March 2022.
05 May, 2021
Ox Homes Magazine April 2021
"British sculptor Hamish Mackie’s fluid, loose approach to sculpting wildlife means he is able to capture the very essence of life, making an inanimate object appear as if it might take flight or leap at any point. It is this ability that has made his work perfect for enhancing a landscape and in some cases, giving a theatrical question to the viewer." READ MORE
13 Apr, 2021
The Daily Telegraph March 2021
This image of Hamish working on an octopus sculpture in his workshop, ran in the Daily Telegraph on Monday 22 March 2021.
17 Mar, 2021
Chasses Internationales March 2021
Hamish is interviewed about his sculpture and his career in this Belgian magazine, Chasses Internationales, for the March/April/May 2021 edition.
29 Oct, 2020
The Times August 2020
To coincide with the start of the grouse shooting season on 12th August, this image of Hamish's sculpture 'Grouse Covey', on display in Bonham's window, ran in the Times and the Telegraph on Tuesday 11th August 2020.
29 Aug, 2020
The Daily Telegraph August 2020
To coincide with the start of the grouse shooting season on 12th August, this image of Hamish's sculpture 'Grouse Covey', on display in Bonham's window, ran in the Times and the Daily Telegraph on Tuesday 11th August 2020.
12 May, 2020
Lusimus March 2020
"At the end of January, the 6.1 Art students had the privilege of visiting the studio and foundry of the talented OR sculptor Hamish Mackie. Hamish has been sculpting animals in motion as a successful career since 1996, ad has works in public and private collections around the world.
04 Nov, 2019
KCW Today November 2019
Scientists, like artists, have a deep and often intuitive understanding of the natural world that comes from close and continued observation.
03 Sep, 2019
Dexters Magazine Autumn 2019
"Dexter's hidden gems: Often hidden in plain sight, London's equestrian statues are worth a second look. Commissioned to bring alive the history of this site, 'Horses' by Hamish Mackie recreates a team of horses galloping and rearing in water at Goodman's Fields, E1 8EJ."
03 Aug, 2019
Equestrian Magazine 2019
Equestrian Magazine article about Hamish Mackie and his horse sculptures read the PDF article.
20 Mar, 2019
The English Home April 2019
"The traditions of displaying artwork and antique finds in a garden setting stems back to the Mesopotamian courtyard gardens of 1800BC where trophies and treasures were displayed amongst the shrubs and trees.
10 Dec, 2018
Noticed Magazine Winter 2018
Hamish Mackie has had the privilege of studying wildlife in many corners of the world at first hand.
14 Jun, 2018
Your Chickens April 2018
"Chickens are such characters, the challenge is to get that across in a cold metal (bronze).
14 Mar, 2018
Boat International March 2018
Boat International says 'Go wild on your superyacht with Hamish Mackie's fine art...'
09 Feb, 2018
Country Life January 2018
"The Duke of Marlborough poses with a bronze bust of his relative Sir Winston Churchill by sculptor Hamish Mackie.
23 Jan, 2018
Oxford Mail January 2018
"SCULPTOR Hamish Mackie is hoping cinema goers inspired by Churchill movie Darkest Hour will visit Blenheim Palace to see a bust he has created of the war leader.
19 Sep, 2017
Knight Frank Magazine Private View September 2017
"Should you ever want confirmation that we are a self-obsessed species you need only look at our art: the subject that overwhelms the history of painting and sculpture is man.
19 Sep, 2017
Style Reins Autumn 2017
"What makes bronze casting your medium of choice for sculpture? Bronze has a longevity and inherent strength.
04 Sep, 2017
Antiques Trade Gazette July 2017
Hamish Mackie's Cheetah Life Size Launch Pad - 2012 features in article about Original House, a Cotswolds antiques dealership branching out into contemporary art.
23 Jun, 2017
Candida Stevens Gallery July 2017
"Hamish Mackie is an artist who doesn’t skate on top of nature, he is deeply rooted in it, experiencing and in contact with it on a daily basis.
21 Jun, 2017
25 Beautiful Homes June 2017
Article in 25 Beautiful Homes included this photograph of Hamish Mackie's Elephants - 2016 on table and Hare Head Life Size - 2015 on sideboard.
30 Mar, 2017
Rose Magazine March 2017
"Hamish would describe himself largely as a self-taught sculptor but his artistic eye and interest in sculpting was certainly embedded in him at an early age during his school days."
24 Feb, 2017
Daily Telegraph February 2017
Article shows large picture of Hamish Mackie's magnificent Stag, Bronze - Life Size - 2008 on plinth in London's Grosvenor Square in Mayfair.
30 Nov, 2016
Fieldsports November 2016
"Wildlife sculptor Hamish Mackie has amassed an impressive portfolio of work over the past 20 years, says Will Pocklington, but it is the stories that his pieces tell that makes them really stand out." Read the full article from Field Sports magazine.
27 Oct, 2016
World of Interiors October 2016
"From 10 to 22 October the Mall Galleries will showcase ‘Life in Bronze’, a celebration of the works of the sculptor Hamish Mackie.
21 Oct, 2016
Huffington Post October 2016
"If anyone can pull off the trick of breathing life into an inanimate object, it is sculptor Hamish Mackie. His latest exhibition
12 Oct, 2016
Country Life October 2016
"To mark the opening today of his latest triennial exhibition at Mall Galleries, London SW1, Hamish Mackie's larger than life Andalusian Stallion will be erected on the terrace of the British Council's Mall headquarters.
05 Oct, 2016
Steppes Traveller Autumn 2016
"Like many artists, I am inspired by wildlife. I have been lucky to sketch and sculpt in situ around the world. However, I had never seen a tiger in the wild, only imagined what this might feel like..." READ MORE
05 Oct, 2016
Galleries Magazine October 2016
"From dung beetles to tigers, moles to giraffes, horses to the human body, there is, seemingly, nothing that sculptor Hamish Mackie is not prepared to take on..." READ MORE
05 Oct, 2016
Tatler October 2016
"14 things you should do this October! The best and funnest events, shows and exhibitions this month. By Luciana Bellini and Beatriz Choi." Includes listing for Hamish Mackie's Life in Bronze Exhibition. READ MORE
27 Sep, 2016
Countryside Alliance Autumn 2016
"The notion that nature inspires creativity is a truth universally acknowledged, but in no one’s work is this more blatant than in the sculptures of Hamish Mackie. He is fast establishing himself as one of the country’s leading wildlife sculptors and his work seems born out of an enviable affinity with animals and their habitats."
26 Sep, 2016
L’Eventail September 2016
"Les bronzes de cet artiste anglais ne seraient rien sans les ammes et la chaleur du feu qui font entrer en fusion l’alliage du cuivre et de l’étain. Né en 1973, Hamish Mackie a grandi dans une ferme des Cornouailles et y a développé un amour de la nature."
23 Jun, 2016
Horse Network Summer 2016
"If you happen to be touring historic estates in the U.K. this summer, Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire is a good place to start. In addition to its sprawling 18th century Baroque palace, 2,000 acres of impeccably landscaped parkland, and impressive history
27 May, 2016
Oxford Times May 2016
"Acclaimed sculptor Hamish Mackie has installed this striking life and a quarter-sized Andalusian Stallion at stately home Blenheim Palace.
18 May, 2016
The Telegraph May 2016
"Hamish Mackie, the British wildlife sculptor well known for his combination of anatomical accuracy and artistic expressionism, has used the show to unveil a larger-than-life Andalusian stallion, the first of a series of six powerfully dynamic bronze horses."
06 May, 2016
Country Life May 2016
Hamish is one of Britain’s foremost sculptors, always dramatically capturing the essence and movement of the wild animals he studies.
06 Apr, 2016
Evening Standard Homes and Property April 2016
Hamish's sculpture of penguins are shown in the pictures of Soane Britain founder Lulu Lytle's beautiful home and Hamish's work is also recommended in the 'Get the Look' section at the end of the article.
14 Jan, 2016
Country and Town House January 2016
"Buy art because you like it, not because you think you should. How do you keep yourself motivated? I am driven which helps when you are self-employed - I am not very good at sitting still.
04 Jun, 2015
The Field June 2015
"Sculptor Hamish Mackie will unveil six life-and-a-quarter bronze horses at a new development in London in June. The sculptures have been commissioned by Berkeley Homes to remember the livery horses once kept at Goodman’s Fields in EC1.
19 Sep, 2013
Huffington Post September 2013
"Deep in the Oxfordshire countryside, wild animals lurk, among them cheetahs, leopards, camels and polar bears. They belong not to a safari park but are, in fact, sculptures from the internationally acclaimed artist, Hamish Mackie.
06 Jun, 2013
The National (UAE) June 2013
"A week-long visit to the UAE inspired Hamish Mackie, a wildlife sculptor, to create a life-size bronze statue of the country's most famous animal.
29 Jun, 2011
The Telegraph June 2011
Telegraph's 12 of the best sculptures in pictures includes Leopard Life Size Climbing Tree - 2008 by Hamish Mackie. READ MORE
02 Nov, 2010
The Telegraph November 2010
"Hamish Mackie tops October sales. British artist Hamish Mackie easily outperformed anything at London's Frieze Fair last month.