Tyne and Wear HER(11026): Longbenton, Longbenton Metro Station, 'Tag Tile' - Details
Longbenton, Longbenton Metro Station, 'Tag Tile'
2002 by Simon Jones and Robert Belilios. Ceramic pastel coloured tiles on the footbridge between the platforms. The tiles show fifty abstracted 'tags' (graffiti used to sign individual presence) in cartoon speech bubbles. Commissioned by Nexus.
Art On the Riverside, Grainger Town Partnership, Arts Council England, Nexus and Newcastle City Council, Public Art in Newcastle - A Guide (booklet)