On a recent site visit, pictures of text, lettering, signs and fonts around the canal and surrounds.
The bridge is a project from Scottish Canals, to join together three communities in the North West of Glasgow – Maryhill, Gilshochill and Ruchill. (Image from OS Map, 1899. Reproduced with the permission of the National Library of Scotland. https://maps.nls.uk/index.html)
I’m one of 8 artists/groups commissioned to create artworks for the site. My plan is to etch names onto the lockstop stones – 20 granite slabs making a path alongside the canal. I hope to let the names flow from the community into the artwork – and am asking the local community to nominate namesContinue reading “The ‘River of Names’”
As part of a programme of community engagement, I am looking for your nominations! Please use the contact form to send your suggestions for names to be included in the River. Please also include a few words about why you are nominating the name or names. I am conducting a programme of events to seekContinue reading “How to get involved”