Repeal the Eighth campaign enlists sculpture for weighty symbol

Repeal the Eighth campaign enlists sculpture for weighty symbol
#TheWeightOfTheEighth: Light projection cast onto sculpture a chain and figure of eight

May 4, 2018
Peter Murtagh

She scales the side of the Treasury Building by Dublin’s Grand Canal Dock, a slinky, naked figure, straining upwards, her fibreglass form a moment frozen in time.

She takes a sculptural form akin to Robert Browning’s Andrea del Sarto, who asks: “A man’s reach should exceed his grasp/or what’s a heaven for?”

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