Francis Upritchard

Francis Upritchard

September 22, 2013

Francis Upritchard is a New Zealand-born artist, currently based in London. She is known for her small sculpted figures through which she explores themes of asceticism and excess, by combining her symbolic human characters and archetypes with cast-off detritus from everyday life.

Francis Upritchard was born in 1976 in New Plymouth, New Zealand. She graduated from the University of Canterbury, School of Fine Arts in 1998.