Public Art Research Archive, Sheffield
Hallam University PUBLIC ART IN SHEFFIELD
cast iron and wood
Set into paving in front of the
Workstation and the Sheffield Media Exhibition Centre, Paternoster Row.
(A-Z p5 5F)
The wooden seat has three different
cast iron legs. One is in the form of an open triangle, one a circle and
the third a square. A lighter version of these shapes provides the back
Sheffield City Council
The artists on this project worked
independently but discovered in the final stages of their designs that they
had considered using the same geometric shapes. In the bench, they are used
to refer to images which are universal rather than particular to Sheffield.