Public Art Research Archive, Sheffield
Hallam University PUBLIC ART IN SHEFFIELD
Outside the Public Toilets, Moorfoot, S1
press-moulded brick/terracotta tiles
Outside the Public Toilets, Moorfoot,
at the bottom of The Moor, Sheffield S1 (A-Z p.4 5D)
Depicts the Little Meesters’ workshops
that used to stand on this site and the various activities associated with
the steel trade.
Sheffield City Council. The ‘bricks’
were sponsored by a brick manufacturer.
The piece was unveiled on July
27th 1985. It is sited next to Judith Bluck’s other Sheffield piece ‘Crucible’
which was installed in 1979. The two pieces are widely different in conception,
but it seems clear that Bluck was asked to make this piece because she had
already made 'Crucible' for this site.