Tyne and Wear HER(10999): Newcastle, Newgate Street, 'Ellipsis Eclipses'

  • Description

    "2003 by Danny Lane. Next to The Gate. A 9m high glass sculpture, made up of six separate glass monoliths held together by a steel post-tensioning rod, standing on a stainless steel plinth with a hole punched through it. Commissioned by Grainger Town Partnership. The name is a play on words based on its form of the intersection of two circles (or elipses) like the eclipse of the moon or sun. Unveiled in March 2005. ...."
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  • Further information

    Link: https://sitelines.newcastle.gov.uk/SMR/10999
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Peter Smith
    Last modified: 1 month, 3 weeks ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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