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Anorak | Camden Town looks up the Amy Statue statue

Camden Town looks up the Amy Statue statue

by | 30th, March 2013

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SHOULD Anorak favourite Amy Winehouse be immortalised in statue-form? The Amy Winehouse Foundation has hired Scott Eaton to design a bronze statue of the singer to stand on the Roundhouse venue overlooking Chalk Farm Road. It’ll be on the first floor terrace, overlooking Chalk Farm Road.

The statue (we call it ‘Looking for Blake’) will  “show Amy in her prime, striking a pose beneath her iconic beehive”. The planning application submitted to Camden Council states:

“The artwork aims to capture the vitality of Amy and her music by faithfully rendering her beauty and iconic sense of style. The design has Amy relaxing on the Roundhouse terrace gazing back at Camden Town. The piece is carefully composed with naturalism. Her long flowing hair will be represented sculpturally with a touch of art nouveau styling. Other important style and wardrobe consideration include earrings, dress, shoes and a rose in her hair, all selected and approved by members of her family”.

And better yet it will stop sightseers congregating around her Camden Square home, where

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