Edward Allington 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 writes art criticism and is a regular contributor to magazines such as Frieze. He teaches sculpture at the Slade School of Fine Art and lives in London.

 

The Lake District Stories

 

The Ring

 

The Drowned Boys

 

The Long Last Drink

 

Pig Wood