This way up, by Stephen Newby

  • Description

    "Curvaceous metal sculpture in the heart of Saltwell Park. This work explores the exchange of ideas between modern art and design - looking at sculpture and 3D design, combining art indebted to design and designed objects that resemble works of art. The work intends to set up contradictions of form, material and scale. The shiny curvaceous metal skin of the sculpture will appear to be in a 'familiar' ephemeral state - the 'play' of light on the surface creating a shifting and inconstant presence that emphasizes illusion rather than physicality....."
  • Owner

    Gateshead Council
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 3 years, 9 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.