Shenda Amery is known for sculpture.
Biography Shenda Amery
Shenda Amery is a painter and sculptor. She was chosen to sculpt the busts of two sitting British Prime Ministers, Margaret Thatcher and John Major, and to paint the portrait of Prime Minister Tony Blair, which portrait hung at Chequers, the Prime Ministers' official country residence.
Shenda Amery was born in Somerset and growing up in Surrey, Essex and London she studied chemistry and moved to Tehran in 1959 to work as a chemist at Tehran University. Amery started painting in Iran in 1970, training under Iranian and American painting masters.
Exhibitions of Amery's work including shows at the Royal Society of British women sculptors, Cleveland's Dorman Museum, London's Orangery and at various museums in Iran.