Public Art 2019

Sculpture made for Billingsley Company for Cypress Waters entrance, Dallas, Texas USA

Elemental Skytower

2019
Dallas, Texas USA
Dimensions: 35ft x 7ft

Entrance sculpture and landmark to Cypress Waters a 1,000 acre recreation development in the heart of the Dallas Fort Worth metroplex, just five minutes from DFW International Airport. This exciting new project was commissioned by Billingsley Company and curated by New York Gallery Blank Space.

Elemental Skytower was made over a period of 9 months in the USA in 1" solid round stainless steel bar and stands at 11 metres high [35ft]  The project involved detailed planning with several scale maquettes and test samples to meet the visual and technical challenges of this unique artistic concept. Further landscaping will be undertaken during 2019 to create a focal point and landmark to Cypress Waters.

Installing sculpture

Second section being lowered

Concept proposal

1:25 scale maquette, wooden rods

Detailed 1:35 scale maquette, aluminium rods

Maquette , blow out section