Chris Bladen Trigger Fish

Triggerfish | Fish

Bronze Triggerfish Sculpture


This deceptive tropical fish may appear timid and relaxed, but it is incredibly powerful and not a fish to mess with. The Triggerfish sculpture took me nearly two years to complete and was well worth the effort.

Title: Triggerhappy

Edition: 15

Size: 44 x 24 x 31cm

Material composition: Patinated Bronze on a Crystal Base

Recent News

Lockdown at the Breede River

We were extremely lucky to spend the first three and a half months of lockdown 2020 in isolation in my favourite place in South Africa – Cape Infanta. Many thanks to my friend Neil (Beetle) for letting us stay in your house.

Red letter day – Grunter heaven

I’ve had a fair bit of luck when it comes to fly fishing, but the spotted grunter (Pomadasys commersonnii), a local saltwater species we target on fly in our estuaries, is another story!


I believe if you’re looking for subject matter to sculpt, it’s often what surrounds you on a daily basis that make the best subjects.

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