Public Art Research Archive, Sheffield
Hallam University PUBLIC ART IN SHEFFIELD
Wray and Johnny White
'Fishboy on a Skateboard', 1998
resin and stainless steel
[stolen in 2004]
At the Granville Square entrance to a footpath along the river Sheaf. (A-Z
The blue resin-bodied fishboy has a steel tail and is mounted on a spiral
of steel upon which a fish transmutate into a merman (?) as it is thrown
by the fishboy from one hand to the other. The full height of the piece
is 1.5 metres.
'Paving the Way' with funding from the Single Regeneration Budget. Supported
by BT in the Community, the European Development Fund and Destination Sheffield.
The artists worked with children from Abbeydale Grange School.