Tyne and Wear HER(10980): Newcastle, Laing Art Gallery, 'Blue Carpet' - Details
Newcastle, Laing Art Gallery, 'Blue Carpet'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
2001 by Thomas Heatherwick. An urban space of blue glass tiles in resin. The purpose-made tiles are laid across the square and ride up against the gallery. Commissioned by Newcastle City Council.
Art On the Riverside, Grainger Town Partnership, Arts Council England, Nexus and Newcastle City Council, Public Art in Newcastle - A Guide (booklet); Grace McCombie, 2009, Newcastle and Gateshead - Pevsner Architectural Guide, p. 42