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diane mccormick ceramics

 

 

  'Kindness and Courage' 2001
Front entrance, Withers, Musgrave Hospital, Belfast
   
 
 
 

 

   
 
 
       
 

project detail:


description: Ceramic artwork

materials: Hand made ceramics, earthenware lustre glaze

techniques: Relief ceramic tiles painted with coloured glazes and multiple fired

dimensions: 1m x 1.5m

brief: To produce two ceramic tile murals for the front entrance to the Orthopaedic ward

commissioned by: Artscare

details: Each panel has three separate images in the middle of each panel surrounded by an edge of bright blue lustred relief tiles.

Each image within this area relates to work carried out in this department and is derived from Greek Legend, Celtic decoration and poetry. The semi-circular shape of each panel echoes the shape of the Nissen huts and the ends of bone joints in the leg.

Poems used:
Ye Wearie Wayfarer—Adan Lindsay Gordon
Ode To A Nissen Hut—Anon

 

 

 

 

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