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Bespoke street furniture made in collaboration with the fireclay team from the local Armitage Shanks factory.

Bespoke street furniture made in collaboration with the fireclay team from the local Armitage Shanks factory.

The ceramics are designed as if fragments of an oversized plate pushed up from the ground to make visible and celebrate the culture of the potteries, where the hands of the person you sit next to on the bus are the hands that made the plate from which you eat your dinner.

The ceramics are designed as if fragments of an oversized plate pushed up from the ground to make visible and celebrate the culture of the potteries, where the hands of the person you sit next to on the bus are the hands that made the plate from which you eat your dinner.

The scheme brings to the public street a scale of domestic intimacy and delicate detail.

The scheme brings to the public street a scale of domestic intimacy and delicate detail.

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Pleasure Garden of the Utilities 1998

Art Project
An open competition for the streetscape design of the cultural quarter of Hanley

Client 
Stoke City Council

Project Team
Boydens, Artitage Shanks Ceramics

Budget
£85,000

Completion Date
1998