Tyne and Wear HER(11166): Monkwearmouth, National Glass Centre, 'Light Transformer' - Details
Monkwearmouth, National Glass Centre, 'Light Transformer'
Gardens Parks and Urban Spaces
1998 by Zora Palova and Stepan Pala. Three slabs of blue glass in an oval shape - the largest work of cast glass in the UK, with a textured surface and small cracks running through it, set on a concrete pedestal. Made at a glass kiln at Bratislava. On the roof of the glass centre.
Paul Usherwood, Jeremy Beach and Catherine Morris, 2000, Public Sculpture of North East England, p 191; City of Sunderland, 1998, publicart.sunderland.com