Public Art Research Archive, Sheffield
Hallam University PUBLIC ART IN SHEFFIELD
Blast Lane Subway, 1996
Under the beginning of Sheffield Parkway.
Under the beginning of Sheffield
Parkway. (A-Z p5 2H)
The walls of the subway are completely
tiled. The design shows a number of different fruit. Each tile is 23.5 cm
long x 11.5 cm high. The walls are roughly 32m long and 2.2 metres high
and are covered in over 5,000 tiles.
Sheffield City Council.
The subway is not frequented a
great deal and is in a relatively inaccessable position. The tiles (September
1999) are covered with a large amount of graffiti and the passage often
contains a lot of debris.