Merseyside

Belonging

sculpture of brightly coloured pigeons on a bright yellow, metal shelf against a sandstone block wall

Belonging – Patrick Murphy, 2012.

Commissioned by The Walker Art Gallery, Belonging is a response to the theme of the 2012 Liverpool Biennial The Unexpected Guest.

Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Merseyside.

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Sculpture Gallery

black and white photo of marble sculptures on plinths. in the fore ground a female figure reading

Time is Precious – Antonio Rossetti, 1873.

The sculpture gallery contains around 120 works of sculpture from the Walker Art Gallery’s permanent collection.

The Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool, Merseyside.

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Modern Life is Rubbish

stickers on a metal door, illustrated black and white images of a man holding a TV remote control and a woman showing a smart phone with a low battery

Remote Man and iDeath II – Stickers by street artist Sneak.

Wood Street, Liverpool, Merseyside.

 

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‘Beat It’

silhouette of a man wearing headphones watching Michael Jackson's music video to the single 'beat it'

A man watching the video for Michael Jackson’s “Beat it” –  Bob Giraldi (1983).

1 of 100 video clips in The Art of Pop Video: an exhibition celebrating the music video and exploring the medium’s contribution to popular culture.

FACT, Wood Street, Liverpool, Merseyside.

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Another Place

cast-iron, life-size figure against blue sky with sand dunes in the background.

Antony Gormley’s Another Place. One hundred cast-iron figures along three kilometres of foreshore, extending almost one kilometre out to sea.

Crosby Beach, Sefton, Merseyside.

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Dream

20m high sculpture of a girl's head against a blue sky

Jaume Plensa’s ‘Dream. A 20m sculpture set in woodland on top of a spoil heap, on the site of a former colliery. Sutton Manor Woodland, St Helens, Merseyside.

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Walk to Hilbre Island

three figures walking on sandy beach to the horizon. sand against blue sky

Dee estuary, Wirral, Merseyside (2011-06-28).

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Chip Cone Man

plastic figure of chip/french fires cone man, with arms and legs

West Kirby, Wirral, Merseyside.

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