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John Ryland University Library

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11m high glass sculpture with digital printing and bonded glass onto toughened laminated glass. The sculpture is entitled "TOTEM" and is situated in the new atrium extension to the Grade 1 listed University library in the heart of Manchester. Using a combination of digital printing and bonded hand made glass the sculpture is back lit with and arrangement of LED lights. The design includes various references to the library’s archive collections of important first edition books and manuscripts.

Keywords

Pubic Art, Architectural glass, sculpture

Disciplines

Glass, Design, Books, Book binding, Technology

Materials

Glass, Mixed Media
TOTEM sculpture
Photographer: Derek Hunt
Main Atrium view of TOTEM sculpture
TOTEM sculpture
Photographer: Derek Hunt
Detailed view
Photographer: Derek Hunt
Detailed view
TOTEM sculpture
Photographer: Derek Hunt
Detailed view

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