A sculptor’s brief to commission a new piece of public art of the Dr Elsie Inglis statue was launched on Thursday 28th July 2022. 

This will be the first statue of a woman on The Royal Mile which currently boasts a dozen honouring men. 

The ‘a life-and-a-tenth’ size bronze statue of Dr Inglis will be sited at 219 High Street, Edinburgh EH1 1PE at the original site of the hospice.

All information in the ‘Call to Artists’ commissioning document can be found here

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