Monumental?

Jenni Danson

 

   
   

dates: Throughout

 

location: James Steel Statue, English Street , Carlisle

 

directions :In Carlisle city centre’s pedestrian precinct. The statue of James Steel is outside Marks and Spencer near to Bank Street.

 
 

Has this monument undergone a change of shape colour and meaning to make it more monumental? A public statue in Carlisle will be identified. This statue will be covered with a knitted cosy. Please see photograph of 'park cosy park' attached. The cosy will be brightly coloured.The contract between the covering and the original object will alter perceptions of the object and the space it occupies.Echos of feminism applied to masculine. Carlisle chosen because of its military history.

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