Frozen Sky (Neon)
Neon and associated electronic components mounted on panel and powder coated aluminium frame
225 x 225 x 15cm
Frozen Sky is a sculpture of moving neon. The 45 three letter acronyms are the codes used by the air transport authorities to identify international destinations around the world.
Frozen Sky is a constellation of the worlds urban centres. Travel and communication, space and time, present and future, movement and light: a non-fiction abstraction mapping the persistent transience of contemporary urban life.
Installation views: Frozen Sky at Bloomberg New European Headquarters, London, 2017; Urban Codes, EAC, Mouans-Sartou, France, 2003; Some Versions of Light Telephone Repeater Station, Brompton-on-Swale, North Yorkshire, UK, 2004
Photos: James Newton, Anthony Oliver, Loz Atkinson