Tyne and Wear HER(11123): Tynemouth, Metro Station, 'Fish' - Details
Tynemouth, Metro Station, 'Fish'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1996 by Northern Freeform. A huge silver silver made from interlocked aluminium sheets with a paper mache head, suspended from the ceiling of the westbound platform. It was commissioned as a temporary work for the 1996 Fish Quay Festival but has remained in place ever since.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 209