Tributes to Andrew Hicksons, Sculpturor of the Iconic Baart the Ram

   15 Sep 2020

Our sympathy goes to Andrew Hicksons family a West Australian Sculpturor who created the Iconic Baart the Ram in 1985

Baart, was executed in welded steel rod covered with fibre-glass, created pre 3D printing.. Over 100 topographical maps were printed. Andrew then cut out hundreds of polystyrene layers in the shape of each map. Commissioned by locals in the Shire of Wagin to commemorate the district’s role in the Australian wool industry, h 9m x w 6m x length 13m recently refurbished and remains an iconic landmark in the Wheatbelt located next to the Shire of Wagin.
Photo by T Fowles