Sculpture in the City, the City of London’s annual public art programme set amongst iconic architectural landmarks has announced the 18 artworks which will make up this year’s outdoor sculpture park in the Square Mile.
Launching on 27 June, the exhibition will include works from internationally renowned artists including Sarah Lucas, Thomas J Price, Sean Scully and Nancy Rubins while also introducing three new commissioned works.
The artworks will be displayed close to some of the City’s most famous buildings, including 30 St Mary Axe (‘the Gherkin), The Leadenhall Building (the ‘Cheesegrater’), as well as new locations for this, including historic corners of the City, Heneage Lane and Hartsthorn Alley.
Full list of 2018 artworks:
Marina Abramovic, Tree
David Annesley, Untitled
Shaun C Badham, I’M STAYING
Miroslaw Balka, The Great Escape
Jyll Bradley, Opening the Air
Tracey Emin CBE RA, Your Lips Moved Across My Face
Clare Jarrett, Sari Garden
Juliana Cerqueira Leite, Climb
Gabriel Lester, The Adventurer
Sarah Lucas, Perceval
Amanda Lwin, A Worldwide web of Somewheres
Jean-Luc Moulène, Body
Michail Pirgelis, UNIVRS
Thomas J Price, Numen (Shifting Votive) One, Two and Three
Richard Rome (RBS), Pepper Rock
Nancy Rubins, Corcodylius Philodendrus
Sean Scully RA, Stack Blues
Karen Tang, Synapsid