Sir Eduardo Paolozzi
Sir Eduardo Paolozzi was born in Crown Place, Leith, of Italian parents. As a boy he attended Leith Walk School and Holy Cross Academy. He trained at Edinburgh College of Art, worked in Paris for several years shortly after the end of the Second World War, and then taught in London. |
A group of three of his major sculptures, which were commissioned jointly by the City of Edinburgh and businessman Tom Farmer, are on permanent display at Picardy Place.