Cast 4 (2017)

In 2017, Watts Gallery Trust commissioned a fourth bronze cast of Physical Energy to mark the bicentenary of Watts’s birth. It was exhibited in the Royal Academy’s Annenberg Courtyard, coinciding with the Academy’s 250th anniversary celebrations. It was seen by an estimated 750,000 people during a five-month display, during which time it also featured in the London Lumière Festival in January 2018.

> Read on: The Physical Energy Project