Ruth Barker

Above The Weight of Water (Proposed permanent work)

2007
Clydebank Canopy Project
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Proposal for Permanent Work 

 

Commissioning Agent: RMJM Architects

Site: Bridge to Clydebank Retail Park

Description: A text piece by the artist, reading ABOVE THE WEIGHT OF WATER, was to be sandblasted into the glass wall of architect Neil McLean’s winning design for a refurbished bridge leading to the Clydebank Retail Park. The artwork commission was remains unrealised, although the canopy project itself will be completed in May 2008.

Materials: Sandblasted glass wall.