Sculpture

Personal Jesus

 monument of  Christ the King seen across an empty car park

Christ the King  monument seen from garden

Christ the King (Cristo Rei) monument. Almada, Lisbon.

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Pumpkin

view of a large fiberglass, yellow pumpkin covered in with back dots on a cement pier

sculputure of large yellow pumking with back dots against a blue sky

view of a large fiberglass, yellow pumpkin covered in with back dots on a stone pier surrounded by sea water with rocky islands in the distance

Pumpkin – Yayoi Kusama (1994). Acrylic on fiberglass.

Benesse Art Site, Naoshima, Kagawa, Soto Inland Sea.

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Appropriate Proportion

woman's silhouette against bright sunlight as she exists concrete lined passage

Appropriate Proportion – Hiroshi Sugimoto (2002).

Go’o Shrine, The Art House Project, Naoshima, Kagawa, Soto Inland Sea.

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Point of View

View of a bronze sculpture, consisting of abstract anthropomorphous forms piled on top of one another to form columns against a blue sky.

Point of View – Tony Cragg, 2007.

Place de l’Éurope, Montpellier, Languedoc-Russillon.

 

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Cleopatra

Animated GIF created from photographs of a light bulb spinning at the end of a long cable in a concrete shaft.  Photographed on a long exposer and looped to giving the effect of wobbling ring of light.

Cleopatra – Petrit Halilaj, 2011.

“Electric motor, iron arm, light bulb, electric wire”. 

WIELS Contemporary Art Centre, Bruxelles, Bruxelles-Capitale.

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Résidance l’Etoile

large sculpture of an "orrery" or planetary model (representing spheres in orbit) casting a shadow on the side of a house

rusting sculpture of an "orrery" or planetary model (representing spheres in orbit) casting a shadow on the side of a house

Résidance l’Etoile, Carcassonne, Aude, Languedoc-Roussillon.

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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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