Edward Allington (1951–2017) is an artist and writer, born at Troutbeck Bridge in the Lake District, UK. Allington became known as part of the ‘British Object Sculptors’ in the 1980s. His Lake District series combine fiction and memoir to produce haunting stories about consciousness, place and nature.
Allington also wrote art criticism, regularly contributing to magazines such as Frieze. He was Professor of Sculpture at Slade School of Fine Art.