Tyne and Wear HER(10989): Newcastle, Grey's Monument, 'Head Cubes' - Details
Newcastle, Grey's Monument, 'Head Cubes'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
2002 by Simon Watkinson. Four perspex cubes with glass and LEDs set flush into the plinth of Grey's Monument. Each cube contains an image of Earl Grey's head from a different angle, taken from the head of the statue when it was being cleaned. Commissioned by the Grainger Town Partnership.
Art On the Riverside, Grainger Town Partnership, Arts Council England, Nexus and Newcastle City Council, Public Art in Newcastle - A Guide (booklet)